First cGMP feeder-independent pluripotent stem cell banks released for distribution
... MADISON The wicell
Research Institute and the Waisman Clinical Bioman...GMP banks.
Through the new partnership between wicell
and the WCBF, researchers now can purchase matched...earch through clinical application. In the future, wicell
and the WCBF plan to make available a wide variety...
Wisconsin scientists grow two new stem cell lines in animal cell-free culture
... Scientists working at the wicell
Research Institute, a private laboratory affiliate...Ludwig, a UW-Madison research scientist working at wicell
who led the effort to develop the new culture medi...lls during long-term culture."
In early 2005, wicell
scientists reported that they were able to culture...
Scientists rid stem cell culture of key animal cells
... Tackling a pressing and controversial technical barrier in stem cell biology, scientists at the wicell
Research Institute and the University of Wisconsin-Madison have crafted a recipe that allows researchers to grow human embryonic stem cells in the abs...
Donley resigns as WiCell director
Madison, Wis. - Just six weeks after taking the helm at the WiCell
Research Institute , Beth Donley has resigned to pursue opportunities in the private sector, the organization announced.
Donley, who was serving as WiCell's executive director and has served as general counsel to WiCell's pare...
UW scientist, former WiCell director found stem cell company
Madison, Wis. - It's not too early to gauge the level of investor interest in Stemina Biomarker Discovery, Inc., a new company formed by Beth Donley and University of Wisconsin-Madison stem cell scientist Gabriela Cezar.
Donley already is rubbing elbows with interested investors, particularl...
Neuralstem CEO to Speak on ALS Panel at World Stem Cell Summit
...dstemcellsummit.com ) is
sponsored by the Genetics Policy Institute, the University of Wisconsin-
Madison Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center and wicell
Neuralstem's patented technology enables, for the first time, the
ability to produce neural stem cells o...
Double header for research dollars from Washington
...ts coming over the transom almost at once.
Research Institute (WiCell), a non-profit subsidi...eneral Medical Sciences .
The funds will allow wicell
to provide cell-culture support to scientists studying human embryonic stem cells at wicell
and UW-Madison. The grant will also help fund thre...
How Wisconsin Can Maintain Its Lead in Stem Cell Research
...ons and private donors.
The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, the private, non-profit patent and license arm of the UW-Madison, has created the wicell
Research Institute. This WARF subsidiary has another dozen stem cell researchers. The institute has distributed stem cells to 150 other research insti...
Lifting federal limits on stem cell research would speed search for cures
... many of those lines are unavailable or unfit for laboratory work, and the race is on to grow new lines that can be used by scientists.
Institute, a non-profit lab established in 1999, is one place where new lines can and will be grown. WiCell, a subsidiary of the independent Wisconsin...
UW Madison launches new stem cell research program
...tructure at the Waisman Center, the Wisconsin National Primate Research Center and the Biotechnology Center, and at affiliated programs at the private wicell
Research Institute. Moreover, through WiCell, Wisconsin possesses five of the National Institutes of Health-approved cell lines, which can be used in ...
Life Sciences: Wisconsin - The Smart Choice Part Two
... model for tech transfer. Through its subsidiary, WiSys, it also patents and licenses discoveries from other UW campuses outside the UW-Madison. WARFs wicell
subsidiary also holds what many experts consider the gold standard for stem cell lines, the result of work by internationally known Dr. James Thomson ...
James Thomson plans to stay in Madison to study genesis of stem cells
...ch using federal money on embryonic stem-cell cultures created after August 9, 2001, scientists have made few with a handful of existing cultures. The wicell
institute, where Thomson is scientific director, owns six. And though stem cells can theoretically keep growing forever, those cultures were made usin...
Stem-cell patent holders view of the California challenge
... a University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher and wicell
Research Institute s Scientific Director. Dr. Thom...rsity of Wisconsin-Madison.
The productivity of wicell
researchers and their UW-Madison colleagues is evi... resulted from the stem cell research conducted at wicell
and the UW-Madison. Funding for this research at t...