The Institute for Regenerative Medicine is based in the Smilow Center for Translational Research and extends across UPenn’s campus.
The links between medicine, engineering and veterinary science differentiate Penn’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine from other stem cell Institutes across the country.
The IRM promotes discoveries in stem cell biology and regeneration to generate new therapies that may alleviate suffering and disease.
When our interdisciplinary research and programs bring together individuals with broad interests and diverse backgrounds, our collaborations lead to greater advances.
Stem cell research is critical to developing new skin tissues and, ultimately, changing the way we care for devastating wounds.
At Penn, we're discovering real possibilities of future treatments for cardiac disease because we have the research and clinical expertise to make it happen.
Institute For Regenerative Medicine
Pushing the Boundaries of Science to Advance Human Health
Wednesday - January 27, 2016
Scientists say gene editing holds the key to curing a host of intractable diseases, including cystic fibrosis, HIV, cancer, and cataracts, to name a few. Policymakers fear that, if this key fell into the wrong…
Anil K. Rustgi, MD, receives Research Professor Award from the American Cancer Society
Monday - January 11, 2016
Anil K. Rustgi, MD, Chief of Gastroenterology in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, IRM Co-Program Leader in Digestive and Liver Diseases and Program Leader of the ACC Tumor Biology Program…