Tag Stem cells

Stem cell symposium to highlight clinical trials, safety and regulation

April 17, 2018

Speakers at the annual Wisconsin Stem Cell Symposium will discuss clinical trials involving stem cells, safety considerations and the regulatory environment under which ongoing stem cell work takes place.

New stem cell method sheds light on a telltale sign of heart disease

January 9, 2018

A regenerative biology team at the Morgridge Institute for Research led by Dave Vereide unexpectedly unearthed a powerful new model for studying a hallmark of vascular disease.

Advance furthers stem cells for use in drug discovery, cell therapy

July 14, 2017

UW-Madison researchers have invented an all-chemical replacement for  the confusing, even dangerous materials, now used to grow stem cells.

Brain cells by the billions: UW spinoff sells neural cells to drug researchers

November 1, 2016

Leaders of the University of Wisconsin–Madison lab that first transformed human stem cells into brain cells have started a company that produces and sells specialized neurons to drug researchers.

Stem cell meeting to focus on cell aging and maturation

April 8, 2016

"Stem Cells in the 4th Dimension," is an annual scientific meeting coordinated by the Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center and the BioPharmaceutical Technology Center.

Autism test on the horizon as firm screens for signatures of disorder

February 26, 2016

Early diagnosis for autism can allow quicker, better treatment. In the best case, it could pinpoint ways to reduce the symptoms or even prevent the disorder.