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The future of stem cell research

In recent years there has been an explosion of interest in stem cells within the scientific and medical communities, as well as amongst politicians, pharmaceutical companies and ethicists.

Stem cells offer great potential to treat diseases that cannot be cured with current medicines, as Professor Fiona Watt, Director of the Centre for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, explains in our latest video:

Following the recent £12.75 million investment in stem cell research by the Wellcome Trust and Medical Research Council (MRC), and plans for a ‘Stem Cell Hotel’ based at Guy’s Hospital, King’s is well placed to lead the way in this exciting field of research.

Scientific, medical, and ethical experts are working together at King’s to turn the promise of stem cells into effective treatments. 

Read more about our latest stem cell research story.

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