Michael D. West

Michael D. West

Michael D. West, PhD, is a gerontologist, stem cell scientist, cellular aging and telomere researcher, previous CEO of Advanced Cell Technology, founder of Geron and CEO of BioTime, Inc. of Alameda, California, a biotechnology company engaged in stem cell research and development in the field of regenerative medicine. Wikipedia*

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Michael D. West has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2001 with two videos.

Appearances by Title:c. December 2, 1998 - Present President and CEO, Advanced Cell Technology Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2006 - Present Chairman and President, Advanced Cell Technology Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Human Cloning

    Human Cloning

    Witnesses will testify regarding the science of cloning and the process that led to the recent reported creation of a human…

  • Stem Cell Research

    Stem Cell Research

    Witnesses testified about the use of embryonic stem cells in conducting medical research. At issue was the ethical use of…

  • Embryonic Stem Cell Research

    Embryonic Stem Cell Research

    The witnesses testified about whether or not it is ethical to use human embryos for research. Senator Specter explained that…

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