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Wellcome Trust - Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

The Wellcome Trust-Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute is an international centre of excellence for research into stem cell biology and stem cell medicine. The Institute is supported by a strategic funding partnership between the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council.

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Recent Publications

Basel cell carcinoma

Scientists identify ‘cell of origin’ in skin cancers

08.07.16 Scientists have identified for the first time the ‘cell of origin’ – in other words, the first cell from which the cancer grows Read more >

Deficient methylation and formylation of mt-tRNAMet wobble cytosine in a patient lacking NSUN3

30.06.16 - New article from the Frye Lab in Nature Communications Mitochondrial disease is a chronic, genetic disorder caused by dysfunctional mitochondria, Read more >

Anatomy of a decision: mapping early development

06.07.16 - A new atlas of gene expression during the earliest stages of life boosts studies of development -new study published in Nature led by CSCI researchers Read more >
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Stem cell function and stress response are controlled by protein synthesis

New article from the Frye Lab published in Nature 21/06/2016 Elevated protein synthesis and increased cell division rates are key physiological tasks for Read more >

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Cambridge Centre for Myelin Repair in the news

BBC Look East 10.06.16 - The Cambridge Centre for Myelin Repair (CCMR) has recently been awarded a further £1.6M from the MS Society and will be featured on this... Read more >

CSCI newsletter May 2016

CSCI newsletter May 2016 front page Read the latest edition of the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute newsletter, for all the latest news and upcoming events. Read more >

Haematology 101 course launched

Haematology 101 Today marks the release of an exciting new online course, created by the International Society of Experimental Haematology (ISEH), to teach the basics... Read more >

Professor Robin Franklin elected to the Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences

Robin profile pic Robin Franklin, Professor of Stem Cell Medicine and Deputy Director of the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, is one of the 47 world leading UK researchers... Read more >

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