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Visit of a delegation from Chiang Mai University, Thailand

On 27 October 2006, the Stephen Sanig Research Institute (SSRI) welcomed a delegation from the Faculty of Science, Chiang Mai University, Thailand.

After being briefed on the history of the Institute, its objectives and its current and future research programs, Associate Professor Nikorn Mangkorntong, Associate Dean of the Faculty of Science and leader of the delegation, introduced a range of research projects being undertaken within his Faculty with the possibility of a staff exchange program between his Faculty and the Institute.

The visit was concluded with a laboratory tour where Drs. Mahaworasilpa and Kaseko demonstrated the Institute’s cell culture and cell manipulation facilities. This visit has also marked the starting point in establishing research collaboration between the two institutions.