Studying these cells could lead to new treatments for diseases ranging from gastrointestinal disease to diabetes.
Danielle Guichard-Ashbrook, director of the International Students Office, will discuss new homeland security regulations and procedures in three one-hour briefings this month.
The first session is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room at 70 Pacific St., the recently opened graduate student residence.
The second and third will take place in La Sala de Puerto Rico in the Stratton Student Center at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17 and Thursday, Dec. 19.
Chancellor Phillip L. Clay and Dean for Graduate Students Isaac M. Colbert will also participate. Each meeting will conclude with a question-and-answer period.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on December 11, 2002.