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 medicine. Scientists in the Institute collaborate to generate new knowledge and understanding of the biology of stem cells and provide the foundation for new medical treatments. The Institute is supported by a strategic funding partnership between the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council.
The NuRD complex regulates neural cell fate determination and differentiation in the cerebral cortexChromatin modifying complexes have key roles in regulating various aspects of neural stem cell biology, including self-renewal and neurogenesis. Our data Read more >
SCI Group Leader Thora Karadottir has received a Lister Research Prize for her work on the role of neuronal activity in myelin repair. Read more >
This year, SCI PI, Professor Roger Barker was one of five Cambridge researchers elected to the Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences. Read more >