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  1. MS research points towards treatments to repair damaged nerves

    Jul 21

    Multiple sclerosis treatments that repair damage to the brain could be developed thanks to new research.

  2. Transatlantic partnership to tackle neurodegenerative disease

    Jul 18

    Research into multiple sclerosis and motor neurone disease is to be boosted with an international collaboration to further understanding of these illnesses.

  3. SCRM building wins New Laboratory Building of the Year award

    Jun 19

    The Scottish Centre for Regenerative Medicine (SCRM) building has been named as best new laboratory building in the S-Lab Awards, which recognise laboratories for sustainability, safety and success.

  4. Stem cells reach standard for use in drug development

    Jun 11

    Drug development for a range of conditions could be improved with stem cell technology that helps doctors predict the safety and the effectiveness of potential treatments.

  5. Stem cell study could aid quest to combat range of diseases

    Jun 2

    Scientists have taken a vital step forward in understanding how cells from skin tissue can be reprogrammed to become stem cells.

  6. CRM scientists connect with Scottish communities

    May 22

    The MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM) has embarked on an ambitious public engagement project to travel to remote areas of Scotland with the aim to give local communities the opportunity to interact face-to-face with scientists working in the regenerative medicine field

  7. Stem cell discovery could aid research into new treatments

    May 2

    Scientists at the University of Edinburgh’s MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM) have made a fundamental discovery about how the properties of embryonic stem cells are controlled. The study, which focuses on the process by which these cells renew and increase in number, could help research to find new treatments.

  8. Study reveals key insights of thymus development in humans

    Apr 10

    The thymus, a specialised organ of the immune system located in front of the heart, is responsible for making the majority of the body’s so-called ‘T-cells’.

  9. Science film earns festival plaudit

    Apr 7

    CRM scientist Prof Clare Blackburn and filmmaker Dr Amy Hardie  from the Scottish Documentary Institute at the Edinburgh College of Art have been awarded the Tam Dalyell Prize for Excellence in Engaging the Public.

  10. CRM to lead on new £4.5M collaborative research network

    Apr 5

    Stuart Forbes, Professor of Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh’s MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM), successfully secured £4.5M to study how stem cells are controlled in the body.

  11. CRM welcomes new research group working on blood cancers

    Feb 7

    Kamil R Kranc, Professor of Molecular Haematology, and his PhD students and Post Docs have joined the MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM) today.

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