Call for Abstracts (For UW investigators only)

September 12, 2014 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged:

To present research at ISCRM’s SAB On Thursday, November 20th, ISCRM will have it’s annual Scientific Advisory Board meeting. This year, we would like to showcase ISCRM’s (UW) junior faculty […] Read More

ISCRM Faculty Member Climbs Mt. Baker to Raise Awareness

July 23, 2014 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged:

ISCRM’s Hannele Ruohola-Baker climbed all the way to to the summit of Mt. Baker — to raise awareness and funds for stem cell research. For those of you who contributed […] Read More

Drs. Xinxian Deng, David Hawkins and Marta Scatena

Congratulations 2014 Tietze Research Award Recipients

July 8, 2014 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged:

The Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine (ISCRM) is pleased to announce the Spring 2014 winners of the Tietze Research Awards in Stem Cell Research, funded through a generous multi-year […] Read More

ISCRM Directors: Drs. Randy Moon, Charles Murry and C. Anthony Blau

ISCRM Showcased at Special UW Medicine Event

May 22, 2014 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged:

On May 21st, ISCRM was featured at the Dean’s Circle Celebration event with a brief 8-minute video telling the story of ISCRM and sharing some of the cutting edge science and […] Read More

ISCRM Faculty Member Featured on UWTV

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Dr. Phil Horner, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery at the UW, is working on a unique approach to restoring limb function after chronic spinal cord injury. Dr. Horner and […] Read More

TEDx Talk: Transforming the approach to cancer

March 27, 2014 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged: ,

Dr. Tony Blau, ISCRM’s Co-Director, recently presented a talk at TEDxTacoma focused on his Center for Cancer Innovation. A transcript of the video can be found here. Read More

Erica Jonlin is regulatory manager for several planned gene-transfer and stem-cell clinical trials to be conducted in the University of Washington School of Medicine.

Differing U.S. standards stymie stem-cell research

February 6, 2014 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged: , , ,

NIH, FDA policies appear to make most federally funded embryonic stem cell lines unsuitable for clinical use Since the discovery of human embryonic stem cells, scientists have had high hopes […] Read More

Dr. Charles Murry in his heart muscle cell research lab.

Dr. Chuck Murry elected as American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow

November 26, 2013 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged: ,

Five University of Washington researchers are among 388 new fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Election as a fellow of AAAS is an honor bestowed upon members by […] Read More

Drs. David Baker and Deok-Ho Kim

Dr. Deok-Ho Kim receives Life Sciences Discovery Fund grant

October 4, 2013 | Categories: Announcements

The Life Sciences Discovery Fund has announced that two UW faculty members, including ISCRM’s Dr. Deok-Ho Kim, have been selected to receive Proof of Concept funding to accelerate the translation of […] Read More

2013 UW recipients

ISCRM's Dr. Ying Zheng honored by NIH for innovative biomedical research

September 30, 2013 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged: , , , , ,

The National Institutes of Health has awarded nearly 80 grants to scientists working in biomedical research as part of this year’s High Risk-High Reward program. Three University of Washington faculty members are […] Read More