IIBMST Focus Areas

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IIBMST members are welcome to apply to more than one of its six focus areas. IIBMST is in the membership-generating phase, and members will be alerted to the full range of activities in their areas beginning in the Summer and Fall of 2010.

Cancer
Focus Group Leader: TBD, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Diabetes, Metabolic Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease
Focus Group Leader: Professor Jyh-Hong Chen, National Cheng Kung University

Disorders of the Nervous System
Focus Group Leader: Professor Steven Youngentob, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Infectious Disease and Emerging Pathogens
Focus Group Leader: Professor Yee-Shin Lin, National Cheng Kung University

Pharmacogenetics and Personalized Medicine
Focus Group Leader: Professor Eddy Karnieli, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
Focus Group Leader: Professor Ming-Jer Tang, National Cheng Kung University