Takao Hayakawa
IABS ; Osaka University Japan
Yoji Sato
National Institute of Health Sciences (NIHS), Japan
Takashi Aoi
Kobe University, Japan
Kenichiro Hata
FIRM Chairperson, Japan
Hiroyuki Kanoh
FIRM, Japan
Junichi Koga
Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (JPMA), Japan
Yasushi Jotatsu
Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA), Japan
Ivana Knezevic
World Health Organization (WHO) Switzerland
Ingrid Markovic
Genentech, USA
Yoshiaki Maruyama
Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA), Japan
Akifumi Matsuyama
Fujita Health University, Japan
Matthias Renner
Paul-Ehrlich Institut (PEI), Germany
Anthony Ridgway
Health Canada, Canada
Yoshiki Sawa
Japanese Society for Regenerative Medicine (JSRM), Japan
Glyn Stacey
International Stem Cell Banking Initiative, UK
Kunihiko Suzuki
FIRM, Japan
Jean-Hugues Trouvin
International Alliance for Biological Standadization (IABS), France
Akihiro Umezawa
National Center for Child Health and Development (NCCHD), Japan
Masayuki Yamato
Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Japan

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