News archive

Stem cells may help identify new schizophrenia drugs
Source:, 22.12.2022

Stem cell plasters to stop children needing repeated heart surgeries
Source:, 20.12.2022

Evolutionary origins of a master gene that controls stem cells uncovered
Source:, 13.12.2022

Fabian Theis erhält Leibniz-Preis 2023 (DE) (GSCN)
Source:, 08.12.2022

Drug for liver disease could protect against infection with SARS-CoV-2 and help COVID-19 patients (GSCN)
Source:, 06.12.2022

In world first, Israeli lab derives male and female stem cells from same person
Source:, 29.11.2022

Zombie viruses on a hijacking trip
Source:, 22.11.2022

Bundesmittel für Gen- und Zelltherapie-Zentrum bewilligt (DE)
Source: Die Welt, 11.11.2022

A second chance for the Sumatran rhino (GSCN)
Source:, 09.11.2022

Using stem cell cloning to identify the origin of lethal stomach and esophageal cancers
Source:, 27.10.2022

Scientists Uncover the Gene Responsible for Human’s Big Brain (GSCN)
Source:, 23.10.2022

Stem cell study reveals how neurons from PTSD patients react to stress
Source:, 20.10.2022

Mouse embryos grown without eggs or sperm: why and what’s next?
Source:, 25.08.2022
‘Synthetic’ embryo with brain and beating heart grown from stem cells by Cambridge scientists
Source: University-Cambridge, 25.08.2022

Ohne Eizelle und Uterus: Embryonen aus Stammzellen nachgebaut (DE)
Source:, 25.08.2022

Forscher haben in Mäusen Spermien von Ratten erzeugt (DE)
Source:, 09.08.2022

Scientists create world’s first ‘synthetic embryos’
Israelischer Forscher schuf erstmals synthetische Embryos

Source: The Guardian, 03.08.2022 (EN), Der Standard, 04.08.2022 (DE)

New human cell line developed to study blinding eye disorders
Source:, 12.07.2022

A Newly Discovered Type of Stem Cell Could Allow Scientists To Make Organs in a Dish
Source:, 07.07.2022

Wie Ulmer Forscher das 20 Jahre alte Stammzellen-Gesetz bewerten (GSCN) (DE)
Source:, 28.6.2022

Human urine-derived stem cells have robust regenerative potential
Source:, 28.6.2022

Ludovic Vallier grows liver tissue from stem cells. He will take up the W3 Einstein Strategic Professorship for Stem Cells in Regenerative Therapies at the Berlin Institute of Health at Charité (BIH)
Source: BIH, 08.06.2022

Researchers look to unleash the power of stem cells to repair brain injuries
Source:, 31.05.2022

Memorandum signed on establishing a center of gene and cell therapy: The state of Berlin, Bayer, and Charité are planning a health care lighthouse project in the Mitte borough
Source: Charité - joined press release (EN), Charité - gemeinsame Presseerklärung (DE), 26.04.2022

Lab grown, self-sustainable muscle cells repair muscle injury and disease, mouse study shows
Source: ScienceDaily, 20.04.2022

It’s all in the hiPS
Source: EurekAlert, 18.04.2022

Scientists call for the inclusion of Muslim perspectives in stem cell policy
Source: Eurekalert, 07.04.2022

Stem cell-derived retinal patch is shown to survive two years post-implantation
Source:, 16.03.2022

One step closer to artificial rhino eggs
Source:, 10.03.2022

Forschern gelingt es, Mäuse „rückwärts“ altern zu lassen (DE)
Source:, 16.03.2022
Cellular rejuvenation therapy safely reverses signs of aging in mice
Source:, 07.03.2022

A speed limit could be a breakthrough for stem cell therapy (GSCN)
Source: eurekalert, 07.03.2022

Researchers produce fully functional pancreatic beta cells from stem cells for the first time
Source:, 04.03.2022

Extending the longevity of stem cells
Source: sciencedaily, 03.03.2022

Human Embryo at 8-Cell Stage Modeled in New Stem Cell Culture
Source:, 25.02.2022

Wie Organoide die medizinische Forschung revolutionieren
Source:, 22.02.2022

Scientists have possibly cured HIV in a woman for the first time
Source:, 15.02.2022
Erste Frau gilt nach Stammzelltherapie als von HIV geheilt (DE)
Source:, 16.02.2022

Mouse experiments show how sugar molecules can be used to track stem cells
Source:, 07.02.2022

Last-resort cancer therapy holds back disease for more than a decade
Source:, 02.02.2022

The embryonic node behaves as an instructive stem cell niche for axial elongation
Source:, 01.02.2022

Stem cell rejuvenation helps immunotherapy fight cancer tirelessly
Source:, 31.01.2022

Continuous human iPSC-macrophage mass production by suspension culture in stirred tank bioreactors (GSCN)
Source:, 17.01.2022

Alternative SARS-CoV-2 infection route via cerebral vessels identified (GSCN)
Source: Fraunhofer ITMP, 20.01.2022

Old neurons can block neurogenesis in mice
Source:, 20.01.2022

Novo Nordisk Foundation invests $343m to build stem-cell research center
Source:, 20.01.2022

Japan team carries out world-first spinal cord stem cell trial
Source:, 14.01.2022

First stem cell model of albinism developed
Source:, 12.01.2022

Fighting blood diseases with artificial intelligence (GSCN)
Source: Helmholtz Zentrum München, 12.01.2022

New graft strategy may improve outcomes for blood stem cell recipients
Source: sciencedaily, 10.01.2022

Provocative new findings suggest a surprising cause of Down syndrome: cells linked to aging
Source:, 06.01.2022

‘Blastoids’ made of stem cells offer a new way to study fertility
Source:, 06.01.2022

Thermo Fisher Scientific completes acquisition of PeproTech, a leader in recombinant proteins
Source: Thermo Fisher Scientific, 05.01.2022

Changing “Sponginess” of cell nuclei help them decide their future
Source:, 02.01.2022

UC San Diego Sends Blood Stem Cells to Space
Source: ucsdnews, 21.12.2021

Major international research center may drive the development of future stem cell-based treatments
Source:, 17.12.2021

NIH researchers identify potential AMD drugs with stem-cell based research tool
Source:, 15.12.2021

Unter die Haut der Zuckerkranken: Stammzell-Implantate produzieren Insulin (GSCN) (DE)
Source:, 03.12.2021

Stem cell-based implants successfully secrete insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes
Source:, 02.12.2021

Human blastoids model blastocyst development and implantation
Source:, 02.12.2021

A cure for Type 1 Diabetes?
Source: New York Times, 28.11.2021

How blood and leukemia cells develop (GSCN)
Source:, 23.11.2021

Stem cell microbots travel from nose to brain to treat disease
Source:, 22.11.2021

Stem cell therapy for heart failure reduced major CV events and death, not hospitalization
Source: EurekAlert, 15.11.2021

Audio: Stammzellenforschung - Schon reif für die Klinik? Interview mit D. Besser (GSCN)(DE)
Source:, 11.11.2021

Bioethicist Leigh Turner on the worrisome boom in unregulated stem cell clinics
Source:, 08.11.2021

Sara Wickström appointed new director at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine
Source: MPI for Molecular Biomedicine, 02.11.2021

Gene-edited stem cells help geckos regrow more perfect tails
Source:, 01.11.2021

Die Teilung des Unteilbaren: Herzregeneration nach genetischer Umprogrammierung von Herzmuskelzellen möglich (DE) (GSCN)
Source: Max Planck Institut Herz- und Lungenforschung, 24.09.2021

Epigenetic changes in aging stem cells rejuvenated by acetate
Source:, 15.09.2021

Zell-Feng Shui: Wie die Einheit von physikalischen und biochemischen Reizen gesunde Organismen ermöglicht (DE)
Source:, 01.09.2021

What’s next for lab-grown human embryos?
Source:, 31.08.2001

Scientists Grew Stem Cell 'Mini Brains'. Then, The Brains Sort-of Developed Eyes (GSCN)
Source: sciencealert, 18.08.2021

Generation of ovarian follicles from mouse pluripotent stem cells
Source: Science, 16.07.2021

Magnetically-guided delivery of therapeutic stem cells into the brain
Source:, 07.07.2021

Blood stem cells make brain tumors more aggressive
Source: EurekAlert, 28.06.2021

Catalent to Acquire RheinCell Therapeutics​
Source: Contract Pharma, 25.06.2021

Scientists Discover Two New Types of Glial Cells in Mouse Brain
Source:, 16.06.2021

Stem cell scientists make big progress in building mini-kidneys
Source:, 15.06.2021

A call for global oversight of unproven stem cell therapies
Source:, 09.06.2021

Stem-cell guidelines: why it was time for an update
Source:, 26.05.2021

The ISSCR Releases Updated Guidelines for Stem Cell Research and Clinical Translation
Source: ISSCR, 26.05.2021

Leopoldina und Akademienunion sprechen sich für Neubewertung des Embryonenschutzes in Deutschland aus (DE)
Source:, 26.05.2021

Frühe Geschlechtsunterschiede (DE) (GSCN)
Source:, 30.04.2021

New 3D organoid model of pancreas developed from human stem cells
Source:, 29.04.2021

ERS Monograph: Lung Stem Cells in Development, Health and Disease
Source: European Respiratory Society (ERS) publications, April 2021

Bauchspeicheldrüsen-Tumore aus dem Labor: Organoide helfen, die Krebsentstehung zu verstehen (DE) (GSCN)
Source:, 28.04.2021

Elusive cancer cells dissected using developmental-biology toolkit
Source:, 20.04.2021

Stem cell transplant after CAR T-cell therapy effective for young leukemia patients
Source:, 20.04.2021

Lab-grown embryos mix human and monkey cells
Der Affenmensch in der Petrischale

Source:,, 15.04.2021

Aged bone marrow niche impedes function of rejuvenated hematopoietic stem cells (GSCN)
Source:, 13.04.2021

Cell-based method for the regeneration of myelin (GSCN)
Source:, 12.04.2021

Scientists identify new differences between the sexes in age-related changes to brain stem cells
Source:, 08.04.2021 

Warum Blutstammzellen lange nicht altern (GSCN)(DE) 
Source: ä, 25.03.2021

Meilenstein der Stammzellforschung: Modelle menschlicher Embryonen (GSCN) (DE)
Blastocyst-like structures generated from human pluripotent stem cells
Source: Berliner, 17.03.2021

Scientists grew tiny tear glands in a dish — then made them cry
Source:, 16.03.2021

USC Stem Cell scientists start a buzz around fruit flies in hearing research
Source:, 16.03.2021

"Wir brauchen eine breite gesellschaftliche Debatte" (GSCN)(DE)
Source:, 25.02.2021

The key to proper muscle growth (GSCN)
Source:, 26.02.2021

Exercise generates immune cells in bone
Source:, 24.02.2021

Reactivating aging stem cells in the brain
Source:,  24.02.2021

Mount Sinai researchers identify mechanisms that are essential for proper skin development
Source:, 18.02.2021

Embryonalentwicklung in Zellkultur (GSCN)
Source:, 09.02.2021

Cre-Controlled CRISPR mutagenesis provides fast and easy conditional gene inactivation in zebrafish (GSCN)
Source:, 18.02.2021

Elvira Mass erhält Paul Ehrlich- und Ludwig Darmstaedter-Nachwuchspreis 2021 für Erkenntnisse zur Organentwicklung bei der Maus (GSCN)
Source: Uni Frankfurt, 27.01.2021

Fraunhofer ITMP involved in two new European research consortia on research rare childhood diseases (GSCN)
Source: itmp.fraunhofer, 19.01.2021

Evotec und UKE arbeiten an Herzmuskelzellen (DE)
Source:, 09.02.2021

Allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation from SARS-CoV-2 positive donors
Source: The Lancet, 01.02.2021

Vertex Announces FDA Clearance of Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for VX-880, a Novel Cell Therapy for the Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D)
Source: Businesswire, 28.01.2021

Stem cell AI -- 'brain on a chip' project aims to revolutionize computing power
Source: EurekAlert, 28.01.2021

Novel organoid models: Illuminating path to cervical cancers
Source: Eurekalert, 18.01.2021

Formula predicts ideal dose of stem cells to cure HIV
Source:, 12.01.2021

BlueRock Therapeutics in Collaboration with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Receives IND Clearance for DA01 in Parkinson's Disease
Source: PrNewsWire, 07.01.2021









Press Releases Archive

Pressemitteilung (20.11.2018) Der steinige Weg zur Stammzell-Therapie

Pressemitteilung (10.9.2018) Kaleidoskop der Stammzellforschung in Heidelberg

Press release (20.8.2018): Dormant and aggressive stem cells - 2018 GSCN Prize Winners

Pressemitteilung (6.9.2017): Die zwei Seiten der Stammzellen im Alter

5. Jahreskonferenz des GSCN in Jena vom 11. bis 13.9.2017

Press release (18.8.2017): GSCN Awards 2017 - Eavesdropping on the conversation of stem cells

Pressemitteilung (18.8.2017): GSCN Wissenschaftspreise 2017: Dem Gespräch der Stammzellen lauschen

Download Pictures Awardees: Francesco Neri (Copyright: FLI/Kaestner) Elly Tanaka (Copyright: IMP Vienna) Barbara Treutlein und J. Gray Camp ( MPI Evolutionary Anthropology)

Pressemitteilung (10.5.2017): Stammzellen verstehen: Schüler schlüpfen in die Rolle von Wissenschaftlern

Pressemitteilung (05.01.2017): Karl Lenhard Rudolph übernimmt für 2017 die Präsidentschaft des Deutschen Stammzellnetzwerks (GSCN)

Press Release (06.09.2016) - 4. Jahreskonferenz des GSCN in Hannover_Stammzellforschung: Von Organoiden, Blutsystemen und Ersatzgewebe

Press Release  GSCN Awards 2016 (06.08.2016): All eyes on stem cells

Essay from the World Health Summit Yearbook 2015: Stem cells in disease modeling and regenerative medicine - Perspectives, challenges and realities (by D. Besser)

Press Release GSCN Awards (04.08.2015): Excellent Stem Cell Researchers

Moratorium on genetic engineering of the human germline

Press Release (31.10. 2014): Deutsches Netzwerk der Stammzellforscher wächst: 400 Wissenschaftler treffen sich in Heidelberg


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