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Hadassah France Partners with Israeli Embassy to Host Breakfast Showcasing Hadassah Medical Centerís Achievements and Investment Opportunities
In partnership with the Commercial Affairs Department of the Israeli Embassy, Hadassah France hosted a breakfast in Paris at the end of September featuring Hadassah Medical Center Director General Prof. Shlomo Mor-Yosef, highlighting Israelís excellence in research, Hadassahís collaboration with The Gustave Roussy Institute of Oncology, and Hadasit, Hadassahís technology transfer company.
Prof. Turz, General Director IGR
and Prof. Mor Yosef
Gustave Roussy Director Prof. Thomas Tursz conveyed to the audience his enthusiasm about this new research partnership with Hadassah. Plans are to conduct joint research on melanoma tissue banks, hereditary factors in breast cancer, and neuroendocrine tumors.


Pr Thomas Tursz, General Director of IGR, with Dr Sydney Ohana, President of Hadassah France

The breakfast, attended by businessmen, managers of pharmaceutical laboratories and biotechnology companies, directors of research centers, and journalists was also a forum for Prof. Mor Yosef to showcase Hadassahís leadership in human embryonic stem cell research; its Centers of Excellence in the fields of invasive angiography, minimally invasive and computer assisted surgery, immune mediated disorders, cell therapy, and molecular medicine; and investment opportunities with Hadasit, Hadassahís technology transfer company. Participants approached Prof. Mor-Yosef after the program to express their interest in investing in Hadasit.
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Dr Sydney Ohana, President of Hadassah
France with Claude Goasguen, Previous
Minister, Deputy and Mayor of Paris (16th District)