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Worthy of Trust

Stem cell researchers at UW Medicine are on the right path.

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The Next Big Thing

Entrepreneur Christy Jones invests in ISCRM.

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When Science Comes to Life

Chehalis students explore ISCRM labs and STEM careers.

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For His Uncle

Beno Freedman explains kidneys grown in a dish — and his commitment to combatting kidney disease.

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Out of This World

Researchers prepare to send new medical technology — the kidney-on-a-chip — to the International Space Station.

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On the Fast Track to a Healthier World

We’re working to shorten the distance to healthier lives for everyone, everywhere. Whether it’s developing solutions to cancer, advancing stem cell regeneration or improving global health, we’re on the fast track to making deadly and chronic illnesses become more treatable — even curable. Meet some of the brilliant people who are helping to accelerate medicine […]

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Targeting Cancer, Precisely

Unearthing solutions to tomorrow’s grand challenges is what drives us. The Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine is one example of how investing in UW faculty and research can change — and save — lives worldwide. At the vanguard of next-generation precision medicine, Dr. Pamela Becker’s work is taking aim at cancer. Learn more […]

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Chuck Murry: Accelerating Innovation

I feel like we now have the building blocks of life in our hands. We have the genome that determines cell structure and function, and we have the stem cells from which all of the body is made. I want to be part of moving these discoveries into society to rebuild the body, to discover new […]

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The Heart of Stem Cell Research

Heart tissue is notoriously bad at repairing itself after a heart attack. What if scientists could use stem cells to grow new heart muscle in the laboratory and inject those new cells into a patient’s heart as a fix? Sound futuristic? On this episode of UW Medicine Pulse, we meet three UW Medicine physician/scientists who […]

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