Università degli Studi di Milano - Centro di ricerca sulle cellule staminali


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Free Iranian researcher Ahmadreza Djalali

7th March 2017

UniStem Centre at the University of Milan joins the appeal to free the Iranian researcher and doctor Ahmadreza Djalali


New findings in Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson is a very common neurodegenerative disease, that has not yet a treatment. A new research has tried to find […]


Animal research: a scientific point

Science and animal research

Discussion about animal research and its role in science and medicine


Stem Cell Therapy for Neurodegenerative Diseases – International Event in the Italian Senate

November 10th 2015

An occasion to inform on progress of stem cell research performed thanks to investments in public research, in the laboratories around the world.

Laboratorio Cattaneo

Junior and Postdoc Fellowships available

25th August 2015

at the Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology and Pharmacology of Neurodegenerative Diseases and at the European Institute of Oncology and University of Milan IFOM-IEO CAMPUS.


Holoclar®, the first therapy containing stem cells is “Made in Italy”

Italian research

The first stem cell-based medicinal product approved in the Western world is entirely “Made in Italy”.

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Stem cells: Taking a stand against pseudoscience

June 16th, 2014

Elena Cattaneo and Gilberto Corbellini are among the academics working to protect patients from questionable stem-cell therapies. Here, they share […]

Schermata 2015-01-29 alle 18.10.07

Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration

Milan, 28-30 May, 2015

The meeting aims to address the most important issues involved in protein toxicity in neurons, providing participants with updated information that could be useful to researchers in the field of neurodegenerative disorders.


Malin Parmar among the top finalists for the annual Stem Cell Person of the Year 2014 Award

Voting will end on October 22nd

We are glad to announce that Malin Parmar, associate professor at Lund University at the Developmental and Regenerative Neurobiology Department, […]


Interview with Connie Eaves

Blood stem cells in development and disease

Dr. Connie Eaves was a co-founder of the Terry Fox Laboratory in 1981, and has served both as its Deputy […]