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CCTI Well Represented at IXA2017

The Transplantation Society and the International Xenotransplantaiton Association has awarded Mohsen Khosravi Maharlooei of Dr. Megan Sykes' lab the TTS-IXA Congress Scientific Award to attend the 2017 IXA Congress in Baltimore, MD., September 20-23, 2017. He will present "Generation of of human/pig thymus to achieve immune tolerance to pig antigens with optimal immune function" on September 21 at 3:40 p.m. Grace Nauman, also from Dr. Sykes lab, has been awarded a spot for oral presentation of her abstract, "Human TCR Transgenes to Understand Xenotolerance Induction"  during the Immunosupression, Inflammation session, September 23rd at 8:30 a.m. Additionally, Dr. Haowei Li wil present "Impact of mixed xenogeneic porcine hematopoietic chimerism on anti-pig natural humoral responses in a humanized mouse model", September 21st between 3:40 and 5:15 p.m. in an oral presentation.