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What if our muscle cells thrive on gold?

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Date: Tuesday 27 June 2017
Venue: Hawthorn Community Precinct, 584 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn

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Muscle stem cell therapy is reaching new heights in its ability to assist in the regeneration of muscle following an extensive loss due to disease or an accident.

Join us to learn how muscle cells are grown in the lab and how different materials can be used to entice your muscle cells to grow faster. Do your muscles have expensive taste?

Speaker: Umamageswari (Uma) Suparamaniam, PhD student, ARC Training Centre in BioDevices, Swinburne University of Technology


‌What if? Unique ideas from university to community is a series of lectures presented by Swinburne University of Technology and hosted by the City of Boroondara Library Service. These highly engaging talks showcase the exciting research and activities that Swinburne staff and students are working on right now. Lectures in 2017 are held once a month in June, September, October and November.

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Contact Information: Boroondara Library Service
Email: library@boroondara.vic.gov.au Tel: +61 3 9278 4666