Supporting and building a national stem cell and regenerative medicine research network has been the raison d’être of the Stem Cell Network (SCN) since its inception in 2001.Learn more
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CellLines is the hub for news from across SCN's national network. Each month we share articles of interest, updates on our research portfolio, workshop and bursary opportunities, and the latest scientific publications.
Clinical trials are the key to translating your regenerative medicine research! SCN’s Clinical Trial Awards program supports early-stage Phase I & II trials. Awards are up to $1M over 3 years. Apply by Sept. 22! Learn more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding
Why not assemble a national multi-disciplinary research team who can advance regenerative medicine? SCN’s Horizon Awards Program support the development of technology solutions. Awards are up to $3M. Submit an LOI by Sept. 22! Details: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding
Nous célébrons 20 ans de succès ! Lisez notre nouvelle entrevue avec la Dre Lucie Germain de l'Université Laval. Elle est une chef de file de la recherche en ingénierie tissulaire pour traiter la cécité.
We’re celebrating 20yrs of success! Read our new interview with SCN’s Dr. Lucie Germain from @universitelaval. She is leading the charge in developing tissue engineering approaches to treat blindness. Learn about her life & career path: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/about-us/20-years-of-scn/ #WomenInSTEM
SCN is hiring! We are seeking a Director of Communications & Knowledge Mobilization to lead all aspects of our communications function. Join our team and apply today! Learn more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/whats-new/career-opportunities/ #jobopportunity #hiring #communications
JOB ALERT! We are hiring a Science Coordinator to support our research and training programs at Stem Cell Network. Join our team and apply today! https://stemcellnetwork.ca/whats-new/career-opportunities/ #jobopportunity #hiring
Move your stem cell or regenerative medicine research forward with SCN’s Impact Awards offering up to $250K over 2 years. LOI deadline is Sept. 22. Details: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding
Are you an early career researcher working with stem cells or in the regen med space? If so, check out our ECR Jump Start Awards program. You can receive up to $300K over 3 years in funding. LOI deadline is Sept. 22. Learn more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding
Researchers unite! SCN is seeking outstanding teams to address the key ethical, social & policy issues that prevent research from moving from lab bench to bedside. SCN’s Translation & Society Awards will provide $750K per team. LOIs due Sept 22.
Are you a CDN-based academic with expertise in bioethics, health policy, legal or regulatory affairs? Check out SCN's Knowledge Translation Awards that provide up to $200K over 2 years. LOIs are due Sept 22. Learn more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding
Calling all RM and stem cell biotechs! Check out our unique funding program designed just for you. Learn more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/
#SCNFunding #startup #research
Last call for submissions! The #CellsISee deadline is today!
DEADLINE MONDAY! You could win a cash prize for submitting your best cell images to the 2021 #CellsISee art contest. Don’t wait, the deadline is Sept. 13! Details: https://cellsisee.ccrm.ca #TMM2021 @CCRM_ca
Congratulations to SCN investigators Prof. Derek van der Kooy @UofT & Dr. Stephanie Willerth @uvic who were named to the Royal Society of Canada for their scientific discoveries in stem cell research: https://rsc-src.ca/en/news/press-release-rsc-presents-class-2021 #rscBRAVOsrc
#Sciart contest deadline alert! Don’t miss your chance to submit your best cell images in the 2021 #CellsISee art contest. The submission deadline is Sept. 13. Learn more: https://cellsisee.ccrm.ca/ #TMM2021
Launched in 2001, in just 20 years SCN has invested $118M & leveraged $125M of partner funding for stem cell research. This month we've launched our latest multimillion dollar research funding competition. JOIN US as we power research for better health. https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/
Calling all stem cell & regenerative medicine researchers! TODAY is the day. The LOI application process is NOW OPEN for our 2022-2025 research funding competition. We can't wait to see what you have planned - https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding @CDNScience
Heads up Postdocs! @AmyWongphd is hiring in her lab at SickKids Research Institute! For this and other career opportunities visit: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/whats-new/career-opportunities/
TOMORROW! Don’t miss your opportunity to apply for our multimillion-dollar national research funding competition. The 2022-2025 funding application process for LOIs opens Sept. 1. Join us! https://stemcellnetwork.ca/research/research-funding-opportunities/ #SCNFunding
Stem cells are our bodies’ building blocks. They are different from other cells because they have the potential to differentiate into any cell type and can renew themselves, which means they can heal blood, tissue and organs.
BLOG CARNIVAL: Can 3D printing reverse aging?
August 25, 2021 – As a leader in the emerging field of bioprinting, developing biomaterial scaffolds for promoting induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSc) differentiation, Stephanie Willerth, PhD, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering at University of Victoria, is tackling neurodegenerative disease associated with aging. The Stem Cell Network turned to Dr. Willerth to …Read more