Providing a unique Masters program in Stem Cell Biology and pre-doctoral trainee support

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Performing collaborative research in stem cell biology, developmental biology, cell and tissue engineering with a view towards therapeutic potential

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Promise of Stem Cells

Offering resources to patients and community stakeholders about stem cell biology and regenerative medicine

Walter Low



Director Walter Low, PhD


The emergence of single cell multi-omics technology coupled with artificial intelligence will drive the development of new stem cell therapies. These will be the tools of the next generation of stem cell researchers

We are pleased to announce that, after a rigorous selection process, Dr. Walter Low has assumed the Director of the Stem Cell Institute (SCI) role.


SCI faculty Walter Low (Neurosurgery) and Susan Keirstead (Integrative Biology and Physiology) collaborated with colleagues Theoden Netoff (Biomedical Engineering) and Jian-Ping Wang (Electrical and Computer Engineering) to evaluate their new magn