Best Poster Presentation Award to D.Y.Patil University in International Conference
A Ph.D. student of D. Y. Patil University Mrs. Apurva Birajdar has bagged 1st best poster Presentation award in “7th International Conference on Stem Cells and Cancer (ICSCC- 2016)” held at Margao, Goa during 21st- 23rd Oct. 2016. She has presented a poster on a part of research work under DST- SERB funded project. Her research supervisor, Dr. Indumathi Somasundaram, Assistant Prof., Dept. of Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine, was invited as a speaker in this conference. She spoke on Proliferation, differentiation and Angiogenic ability of human Endometrial stem cells: A key player in regenerative medicine. She focused on the possible use of Endometrial stem cells in treating vascular disorders. She also mentioned endometrial stem cells as a double edged sword, highlighting its curative approach and as a culprit in causing diseases. The presented research work was very well appreciated by participants and scientists who gave a proud memorable moment to Department and the University.