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Press conference

Along with the establishment of the Seishin Regenerative Medicine, press conference was held at the Hotel Mandarin Oriental Tokyo (Chuo-ku, Tokyo).

Details of press conference:
Establishment of Seishin Regenerative Medicine at the Cosmetic Surgery Seishin Tokyo Clinic and transplantation of adipose tissue-derived stem cells
Date:
November 6 (Tue), 2007
・18:00: Press conference
・19:00: Press reception
Place:
Linden Room, Hotel Mandarin Oriental Tokyo

■Participating panelists

  • Tatsuro Kamakura(General Director of Cosmetic Surgery Seishin, Director of Seishin Regenerative Medicine)
  • Marc Hedrick(President of Cytori Therapeutics, Inc.)
  • Christopher Calhoun(CEO of Cytori Therapeutics, Inc.)
  • Keizo Sugimachi(Professor Emeritus at Kyushu University, Director of Kyushu Central Hospital)
  • Masumi Miyazaki(Actress)
  • Eiko Uchida(President of NPO Bougainvillea)
  • Yuji Tominaga(Chief Medical Officer of Beluga Clinic)

Transplantation of adipose tissue-derived stem cells with the Celution System: the world’s first case report in the field of cosmetic medicine (breast augmentation)

About 60 media representatives from newspapers, journals, and television networks participated in the press conference. This suggests the high interest in advanced medical technology based on regenerative medicine technology, that is, transplantation of adipose tissue-derived stem cells.

Details of Press Conference

  • The world’s first case report of transplantation of adipose tissue-derived stem cells with the Celution System in the field of cosmetic medicine (breast augmentation)
  • Approach to breast reconstruction after mastectomy
  • Efforts in the field of cosmetic medicine (breast augmentation)
  • Application and approach to anti-aging medicine

On the same day, at Seishin Regenerative Medicine, the world’s first operation was performed on a patient for transplantation of adipose tissue-derived stem cells with the Celution System in the field of cosmetic medicine (breast augmentation). Before the surgery, Dr. Marc Hedrick from Cytori Therapeutics, Inc., and who discovered adipose tissue-derived stem cells and developed the Celution System, came to Japan. Dr. Hedrick and Cosmetic Surgery Seishin General Director Kamakura participated in the surgery and attended the press conference.

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Press Reception

The press conference was followed by a buffet-style press reception. Panelists and General Director Kamakura also participated in the reception. With health-conscious, special menus and a friendly atmosphere, the reporters and panelists freely asked and answered questions at the reception.

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