Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

March 3, 2018

Dr. Chuck Murry, director of the UW Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, is among those who worry about some of the promises being made by stem cell clinics.

January 25, 2018

NPR interviews  Charles Murry, a cardiovascular pathologist and director of UW Medicine's Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, about the future of stem cell research.

January 12, 2018

Researchers built an algorithm to discern which drugs might best combat patients' individual cases of acute myeloid leukemia.

January 8, 2018

A therapy developed at UW shows promise in its first test in young boys who have an inherited deady muscle disease. 

December 27, 2017

 Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine led research effort to successfully treat muscle-wasting disease in dogs using gene therapy.

For Immediate Release:

Media contact:  Leila Gray, 206.685.0381, leilag@uw.edu

Break a bone, it will heal. Fry a retinal cell? It’s gone forever. That’s why your mom told you never to stare at the sun.

Say you’re sick. You head to your doctor and discuss personal details about your body. The doc thoughtfully checks your symptoms, maybe administers a test or two, and then delivers a diagnosis. 

A $10 million investment from the Washington Research Foundation will enable UW Medicine scientists to begin clinical trials of a treatment that has the potential to restore heart tissue in people who have suffered heart attacks. 

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