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Jonathan Tilly may have discovered a way to slow the ticking of women's biological clocks. In a paper published in March, the Harvard University reproductive biologist and his colleagues reported that women carry egg stem cells in their ovaries into adulthood—a possible key to extending the age at which a woman might have a baby.

OvaScience, a fertility company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel treatments for infertility, announced today that the company will present at the 2012 Boston Biotech Business Development Conference, being held April 17-18 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Boston. As part of the conference, the company will participate in a Fertility Summit on April 18 at 10 a.m. with OvaScience scientific advisory board members Robert Casper, M.D., F.R.C.S.C., Alan Penzias, M.D., Mitchell Rosen, M.D., David Sable, M.D., David Sinclair, Ph.D., and Jonathan Tilly, Ph.D., along with patient advocates in the field of infertility.