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The visiting of former president of Viet Nam and President of Vietnam National University, HCM

On the afternoon of April, 9th, the Former President of Viet Nam, H.E. Truong Tan Sang, and business leaders had a visit to Vietnam National University, HCM. At this event, Cellular Reprogramming Laboratory was so proud of becoming one of the places for visiting of Former President of Viet Nam,  H.E Truong Tan Sang, Assoc. Prof. Vu Hai Quan, Member of the Party Central Committee, Director of the Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City and Assoc. Prof. Tran Tien Khoa, President of International University. At that time, Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Van Thuan- Dean, Head of Biotechnology Department of International University introduced some world-class technologies done by CRLab members and some achievements that Lab members made since it was established such as Somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT), Intra-cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI), biopsy at the eight-cell stage of mouse embryos and Stem cell,…

Prof. Thuan introduced some research in Cellular Reprogramming Laboratory

Moreover, the visitors also could observe high-level technologies such as the cloning technique or ICSI technique from the  students. Especially, this has been the first time, he had an experience using the manipulator system to touch mouse oocytes at the micro-level (80-micrometer).

The visitors viewed the students performing the enucleation technique on mouse oocytes.

The H.E. Truong Tan Sang experienced using manipulator system to touch the mouse oocytes.

The H.E. Truong Tan Sang also had some discussions about the development of biotechnology in Viet Nam with the Board of Vietnam National University of Ho Chi Minh City and International University.

Prof. Vu Hai Quan and Prof. Nguyen Van Thuan listened to some comments from H.E. Truong Tan Sang