New MTRF Collaborative Space coming in 2014!
Treatments that Make a Difference
Researchers are using stem cell biology to change the practice of medicine for Parkinson's, diabetes, heart disease, muscular dystrophy, and more.
Stem Cell Institute Leadership
Learn about the vision for the University of Minnesota's Stem Cell Institute. Director Jakub Tolar, MD, PhD, addressed the faculty, staff, and students of the SCI in January 2013.
New Circulator stop added near MTRF!
The East Bank Circulator now stops at both ends of the Biodiscovery District. The new stop is just east of the MTRF in front of the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research building. Circulators run every 10 minutes during regular school hours and dates. See UMN Parking and Transportation for a map and more information.
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Stem Cells in the News
University of Minnesota Stem Cell Institute researchers publish "State specific reprogramming of mouse embryo liver cells to a beta cell-like phenotype" in Mechanisms of Development. Ying Yang, Ersin Akinci, James R. Dutton, Anannya Banga, Jonathan M.W. Slack. Volume 130, Issues 11–12, November–December 2013, Pages 602-612.
Stem Cell Institute Events
SCI Weekly Research Conference Schedule
SCI Journal Club Schedule
Joint Engineering and Stem Cell Symposium
The Engineering and Stem Cell Institute Joint Symposium was held on December 5, 2013. News to follow soon!
First Annual Regional Regeneration Symposium a Success!
The first Regional Regeneration Symposium held in River Falls, WI, attracted over 80 attendees. Prizes were awarded for the best oral presentations and posters. The 2014 meeting will be held at the University of Wisconsin - Stout. See more>>
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