News archive

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:, 18.02.2021Embryonalentwicklung 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

Radicals seem to be good for the brain
Source:, 4.12.2020

A bioengineering perspective on modelling the intestinal epithelial physiology in vitro
Source:, 07.12.2021

Stem cell research finds a unique lab — the International Space Station
Source: Washington Post, 05.12.2020

Mina Gouti becomes EMBO Young Investigator (GSCN)
Source:, 1.1.2020

Customized programming of human stem cells
Source: eurekalert, 30.11.2020

Boosting stem cell activity can enhance immunotherapy benefits
Source: ScienceDaily, 23.11.2020

California's vote to revive controversial stem-cell institute sparks debate
Source:, 16.11.2020

Repetitive elements trigger RIG-I-like receptors to enhance hematopoietic stem cell formation
Source: ScienceDaily, 16.11.2020

Groundbreaking stem cell research could restore sight to people with macular diseases
Source: medicalxpress, 10.11.2020

Patient-specific airway stem cells developed to model lung diseases
Source:, 26.10.2020 

Chemie-Nobelpreis geht an Genforscherinnen Charpentier und Doudna (DE)
Genetic scissors: a tool for rewriting the code of life

Source:,, 07.10.2020

Der „Berliner Patient“ ist gestorben (DE)
Timothy Ray Brown, First Patient Cured of H.I.V., Dies at 54

Source: FAZ, New York Times, 01.10.2020

Hans Schöler takes over presidency of the German Stem Cell Network
Source: mpi-muenster, 24.09.2020

Gewebe mit Funktionen des menschlichen Gehirns aus Stammzellen hergestellt (DE)
Source:, 28.08.2020

CASIN - Jungbrunnen für alternde Mäuse: Forschende drehen die epigenetische Uhr zurück (DE)
Inhibition of Cdc42 activity extends lifespan and decreases circulating inflammatory cytokines in aged female C57BL/6 mice
Source:, 13.08.2020; agingcell

University of Minnesota launches stem cell trial against severe COVID-19
Source:, 13.08.2020

Cell growth clue could lead to new breast cancer treatments
Source: scope, 14.08.2020

Neue Technologie gibt Einblicke in die Entwicklung von Immunzellen (DE)
Source:, 12.08.2020

Christopher Baum chosen to head the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH)
Christopher Baum wird Vorstandsvorsitzender des Berliner Instituts für Gesundheitsforschung (BIH)
Source: BIH, 05.08.2020

Skin stem cells shuffle sugars as they age
Source: EurekAlert, 21.07.2020

Human sperm stem cells grown in lab, an early step toward infertility treatment
Source:, 13.07.2020

New clues from fruit flies about the critical role of sex hormones in stem cell control
Source:, 09.07.2020

Human organoids: model systems for human biology and medicine
Source:, 07.07.2020

RNA key in helping stem cells know what to become
Source: EurekAlert, 07.07.2020

Stem Cell Strategies Get Compassionate Use in COVID-19
Source:, 06.07.2020

Skin stem cells shuffle sugars as they age
Source: EurekAlert, 21.07.2020

Human sperm stem cells grown in lab, an early step toward infertility treatment
Source:, 13.07.2020

New clues from fruit flies about the critical role of sex hormones in stem cell control
Source:, 09.07.2020

Human organoids: model systems for human biology and medicine
Source:, 07.07.2020

RNA key in helping stem cells know what to become
Source: EurekAlert, 07.07.2020

Stem Cell Strategies Get Compassionate Use in COVID-19
Source:, 06.07.2020

Mini organs reveal how the coronavirus ravages the body
Source: nature, 22.06.2020

Novel vaccine platform against COVID-19 based on engineered human mesenchymal stem cells
Source: News Medical Life Sciences, 22.06.2020

Studying the Neanderthal DNA found in modern humans using stem cells and organoids
Source: Science Daily, 18.06.2020

Sprunginnovationen zum Organersatz: 2 x Herz, 1 x Bauchspeicheldrüse (DE) (GSCN)
Source: BMBF, 20.05.2020

Revealed: two men in China were first to receive pioneering stem-cell treatment for heart-disease
Source:, 13.05.2020

Gen- und Stammzelltherapie gegen Aids (DE)
Source:, 29.04.2020

UCLA stem cell scientists receive awards to pursue treatments and vaccines for COVID-19
Source:, 26.04.2020

Stem cells in the clinic: how are they regulated?
Source: EPR, 20.04.2020

2nd person cured of HIV thanks to stem cell transplant
Source: MedicalNewsToday, 12.03.2020

ISSCR Statement Regarding the Marketing of Unproven Stem Cell Treatments for COVID-19
Source: ISSCR, 10.03.2020

Deutscher Krebspreis an Andreas Trumpp:
BIH-Podcast „Aus Forschung wird Gesundheit“, Podcast 18 (GSCN) (DE)
Source: Berliner Institut für Gesundheitsforschung, 09.03.2020

'Primitive' stem cells shown to regenerate blood vessels in the eye
Source: Science Daily, 09.03.2020

New Experiment With Human Stem Cells Ends Up Rapidly Curing Diabetes in Mice
Source: sciencealert, 26.02.2020

Deutscher Krebspreis an Andreas Trumpp:
Deutscher Krebspreis für exzellente klinische, translationale und experimentelle Forschung
 (GSCN) (DE)
Source: Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft, 19.02.2020

German Translation of the 2016 ISSCR Guidelines for Stem Cell Research and Clinical Translation is available (GSCN)
Deutsche Übersetzung der Leitlinien für Stammzellforschung und klinische Translation is Online (GSCN) (DE)
Source: ISSCRPDF 18.02.2020

Inducing factor transforms pluripotent stem cells into totipotent cells
Source: DrugTargetReview, 30.01.2020

Japanischer Arzt führt erste Transplantation mit Herzmuskel iPS-Zellen durch (DE)
Source: Sumikai, 28.01.2020

The growing possibilities for stem cells in pharma
Source: DrugTargetReview, 28.01.2020

Parkinson's disease may start before birth
Source: ScienceDaily, 27.01.2020

Warum bei Stress die Haare grau werden (DE)
Source: Tagesspiegel, 23.01.2020

Bio-Mikroroboter könnten das Kniegelenk reparieren (DE)
Magnetic Microbots Deliver Stem Cells to Heal Knee Cartilage

Source: Tagesspiegel, 23.01.2020, Medgadget, 24.01.2020

Ncardia and BlueRock Therapeutics Announce Collaboration Agreement and Licensing of Process Development Technologies for the Manufacture of iPSC-derived Cardiomyocytes
Source: , 21.01.2020

ISSCR statement on ethical standards for stem cell-based embryo models
Source: EurekAlert, 16.01.2020

BIH - Interview mit Axel Pries über das Berlin INstitute of Health (BIH) (DE)
Source: Berliner Morgenpost, 12.01.2020

Prox1-positive cells monitor and sustain the murine intestinal epithelial cholinergic niche
Source: Nature, 08.01.2020

Discoveries detail role of stem cell in deadly gastric cancer
Source: EurekAlert, 07.01.2020

New multiple sclerosis treatment trial compares stem cell transplantation to best available drugs
Source: NIH, 07.01.2020

The risks behind the hype of stem-cell treatments
Source: BBC, 07.01.2020

Closer to identifying leukemic stem cells
Source: Eurekalert, 02.01.2020








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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