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Encyclopedia > Alan Trounson

Alan O. Trounson, Ph.D., is world-renowned biologist , Professor of Stem Cell Sciences and Director, Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories at Monash University, and the Founder and Executive Vice Chairman of the National Biotechnology Centre of Excellence – ‘Australian Stem Cell Centre’, as well as Global Scientific Strategy Advisor.[1][2]Dr Alan Trounson made headlines in 1980 with the first IVF birth in Australia and after set up their own program, the Monash team of Wood, Trounson, Leeton, Talbot and Kovacs.[3] Professor Trounson has devoted many years to stem cell research. [4] Mouse embryonic stem cells with fluorescent marker. ... Robert Menzies Building at the Clayton Campus Monash University is Australias largest university with about 55,000 students. ... City_of_Monash, a municipality of Victoria, Australia John Monash, an Australian World War I General This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

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Education/Research/Academia

  • Professor Trounson graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1971 with an M.Sc. in Wool and Pastoral Sciences.
  • 1974 he was awarded a Ph.D. in animal embryology by Sydney University.
  • 1974-1976 he was awarded the Dalgety Research Fellow at the ARC Institute of Animal Physiology and Biochemistry at Cambridge University.
  • 1977 he was appointed Senior Research Fellow at Monash University, and by 1984 was a Reader in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
  • Director of the Centre for Early Human Development in 1985,
  • Awarded a Personal Chair in Obstetrics and Gynaecology/Paediatrics in 1991 at Monash University.
  • 2003 was awarded a Personal Chair as Professor of Stem Cell Sciences, also at Monash University.
  • The Faculties of Medical Sciences and Physical Education and Physiotherapy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium, awarded Professor Trounson a Doctor Honoris Causa in 2003.[5]

The University of New South Wales or UNSW is a university situated in Kensington, a suburb in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. ...

Areas of research

  • Cloning
  • Stem cells
  • Biotechnology
  • Cloning for agricultural industry
  • Gene storage
  • IVF

Books

  • In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer By Alan O. Trounson, Carl Wood,Published 1984, ISBN 0443026750
  • In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer, by Alan Trounson and Carl Wood, 1985, ISBN 0443-0267-50
  • Atlas of Fine Structure of Human Sperm Penetration, Eggs, and Embryos Cultured In Vitro, by A. Henry Sathananthan (Author), Alan O. Trounson (Author), Carl Wood (Author), November 1985, ISBN 0275-9130-82, ISBN 0030-0011-37
  • Clinical in Vitro Fertilization edited by Carl Wood, Alan Trounson, 1988, ISBN 3540-1953-43
  • Clinical in Vitro Fertilization,by Carl Wood (Author), Alan Trounson (Editor),1989,ISBN 0387-1953-43
  • Implantation in Mammals (Serono Symposia Publications from Raven Press, Vol 91), by L. Gianaroli (Author), A. Campana (Author), Alan O. Trounson (Editor), 1994, ISBN 0881-6790-54
  • Handbook of in vitro fertilization, by Alan O. Trounson and David K. Gardner (Editor), 2nd ed 1999, ISBN 0849-3400-20
  • Biology and Pathology of the Oocyte: Its Role in Fertility and Reproductive Medicine, by Alan O. Trounson (Editor), Roger G. Gosden (Editor),Publisher: Cambridge University Press (August 25, 2003), ISBN 0521-7995-89
  • Nuclear Transfer Protocols: Cell Reprogramming and Transgenesis,Medical / Nursing, By Paul J. Verma, Alan O. Trounson, 2006

ISBN 1588-2928-00 Carl Wood was a pioneer of the in vitro fertilization technique who worked at the Monash University in Victoria, Australia. ... Carl Wood was a pioneer of the in vitro fertilization technique who worked at the Monash University in Victoria, Australia. ... Carl Wood was a pioneer of the in vitro fertilization technique who worked at the Monash University in Victoria, Australia. ... Carl Wood was a pioneer of the in vitro fertilization technique who worked at the Monash University in Victoria, Australia. ...


Articles

  • Stem Cell research must be carefully directed and properly conducted by Alan Trounson - posted Wednesday, 15 May 2002[6]
  • Cloning and Stem Cells, contributing Editorial Board:Alan O. Trounson,- Published Quarterly, March 2007, ISSN 1536-2302[7]

See Also

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a technique in which egg cells are fertilized outside the mothers body in cases where conception is difficult or impossible through normal intercourse. ... Robert Menzies Building at the Clayton Campus Monash University is Australias largest university with about 55,000 students. ... In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a technique in which egg cells are fertilized outside the mothers body in cases where conception is difficult or impossible through normal intercourse. ... Infertility is the inability to naturally conceive a child or to carry a pregnancy to full term. ... Mouse embryonic stem cells. ... Categories: Biology stubs ...

References

  1. ^ Cloning and Stem Cells, http://www.liebertpub.com/eboard.aspx?clo
  2. ^ International Society for Stem Cell Research ISSCR Officers,http://www.isscr.org/leadership/index.htm
  3. ^ I.V.F. In Vitro Fertilisation, by Professor Carl Wood and Robyn Riley, New Edition, 1992, ISBN 0-85575-2126
  4. ^ ABC Science interview with Alan Trounson, http://www.abc.net.au/rn/science/incon/stories/s1559011.htm
  5. ^ http://www.australiaday.vic.gov.au/events_ambassadors_details.asp?view=306
  6. ^ http://www.onlineopinion.com.au/view.asp?article=1137
  7. ^ Cloning and Stem Cells, http://www.liebertpub.com/eboard.aspx?clo

 
 

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