Neurons – Network of neuronal cells (Blue: nucleus; Red: neurons) [Copyright: Institute for Transfusion Medicine, UK Essen]
Media coverage of the latest research approaches from Japan and USA/China.
Save the Date: The next worldwide action day on stem cell research - UniStem Day - will take place on 6 March 2020.
In May 2019, Prof. Dr. Dr. Rüger was elected to the representatives' meeting of the Stem Cell Network North Rhine-Westphalia as representative of the University Hospital Cologne. We interviewed Ms. Rüger to introduce her to you.
In May 2019, the Federal Government published its eighth report on the implementation of the Stem Cell Act (Stammzellgesetz). It provides an overview of the applications approved during the reporting period and compares the state of German stem cell research to the situation abroad.
The date is fixed: The 10th International Meeting of the Stem Cell Network North Rhine-Westphalia will take place on June 08/09, 2020. The Eurogress in Aachen was chosen as the venue.
Learn more about the innovative and promising model, which consists of a single nerve cell derived from human skin cells.
On May 13&14, 2019, the Stem Cell Network.NRW hosted an interdisciplinary conference at the "Museum Kunstpalast" in Düsseldorf. The occasion was the now permanent funding of the network by the Ministry of Culture and Science of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia. The conference was marked by…
The Ethics Council published on May 09, 2019 a press release as well as a 230-page statement on germline interventions. These were rated as " currently too risky, but not ethically out of the question".
270 participants from more than 30 nations are registered for our Kick-off Meeting on May 13/14 in Düsseldorf. Learn more about latest program changes.
New publication from members of the Stem Cell Network NRW presents a promising approach to overcome the drawbacks associated with the use of adult mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) and thus opens new opportunities for the application in clinical settings.
In the journal Nature, renowned scientists from seven countries have called for a moratorium on heritable changes to the human genome. During a research stop of several years, global institutions should be put in place that enable well-considered decisions on future studies.
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