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The MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM) is a research institute based at the University of Edinburgh. Scientists and clinicians study stem cells, disease and tissue repair to advance human health. *NEW* - Take our virtual tour.

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Cells lacking Id1 (in green)

Gene shown to stabilise cell identity

New research has shown the importance of the Id1 gene in controlling transition between cell states during development of the embryo. 

Bees at CRM

Rooftop apiary promotes sustainability

The MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine is now home to a colony of honey bees, with a new apiary established on the building’s roof.

Dr Sofia Gonzales Ferreira

IRR Early Career Innovator 2019

Dr Sofia Ferreira-Gonzalez has been named the winner of this year’s IRR Early Career Innovation Competition for her proposal to reduce liver transplant complications.

Human oligodendrocytes from an MS patient

Brain cell changes in people with MS revealed

Fresh insights into the types of cells found in the brains of people with multiple sclerosis could help develop improved therapies.