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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 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.

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CODEX: next-generation sequencing database for haematopoietic and embryonic stem cell communities

CODEX provides one of the most complete resources of publicly available Next Generation Sequencing data which focuses on haematopoiesis and embryonic stem Read more >
Clonal expansion of genetically labelled cells in the cortex.

Deterministic progenitor behavior and unitary neuron production in the neocortex

Radial glial progenitors (RGPs) are responsible for generating neurons and glia in the mammalian neocortex. However, the kinetics and division pattern Read more >
Stem cells use “first aid kits” to repair damage

Stem cells use “first aid kits” to repair damage

Neural stem cells – master cells that can develop into any type of nerve cell – are able to generate mini “first aid kits” and Read more >
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Latest News

Interview with Rick Livesey

Portrait large Interview with Rick Livesey about his stem cell 'mini brains' that can help researchers study the progression of Alzheimer's disease inthe Sunday Express.... Read more >

Morteza Jalali signs a book contract with Elsevier

Morteza Jalali The book on basic science research methods, is aimed at students and clinicians who are embarking on laboratory-based science. Read more >

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