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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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Enhanced CRISPR lets scientists explore all steps of health and disease in every cell type

29.11.16 - CSCI researchers from the Vallier lab have created sOPTiKO, a more efficient and enhanced inducible CRISPR genome editing platform. The study, Read more >

Breast cancer scientists use innovative 3D imaging to help track cancer cells

27.10.16 - New article from SCI Affiliate Christine Watson's Lab published in Nature Communications describes a ground-breaking project which tracked the Read more >
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New research from Sinha Lab recreates genetic heart disease in a dish

28.11.16 - The Sinha Lab, funded by the British Heart Foundation,has created, for the first time, blood vessel tissues in a petri dish which mimic Marfan Read more >
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Sall4 controls differentiation of pluripotent cells independently of the NuRD complex

03.08.16 Scientists have identified the function of Sall4, a protein important in early development and a hallmark of many cancers. In their paper, published... Read more >

Latest News

New Group Leader/Clinician Scientist opportunities

Capella from Oval cropped We currently have opportunities for both Clinician Scientists and Independent Research Group Leaders to join us. Find out more on ourJobs pages. Read more >

Symposium 2016 report in Development

Company of Biologists Development journal have published a meeting report of the Institute's 5th Cambridge Stem Cell Symposium on 18th -19th July 2016. Read more >

Dish Life - a Cambridge Shorts film

Dish Life Dish Life, the final of four Cambridge Shorts films, compares the task of raising stem cells in the lab to thechallenge of looking after a gang of unruly... Read more >

CSCI newsletter October 2016

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

PhD Studentships Now Available, for October 2017

New WT students 2016 We are pleased to announce the following new PhD studentships, to start in October 2017: Read more >

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