MEETINGS - Techvest's fourth Annual Health Conference & Exposition (US) October 2002:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Techvest's 4th Annual Healthcare Conference & Exposition will be held on October 22-24 2002 at the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts. The event comprises two programmes: tissue repair, replacement and regeneration; and the emerging healthcare forum. The exposition will showcase the latest developments in various techniques and procedures including cell and tissue culture products and imaging equipment. Further details from Vanessa Rattray, on tel: +1 212 262 4646; fax: +1 212 262 4360 www.techvestllc.com/conference2002/
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