Diseases we study Research at CRM is aimed at developing new treatments for major diseases. What are stem cells? Find out more about stem cells, their abilities and how they build and repair the body. Public engagement The research area of stem cells and regenerative medicine is moving fast and often people are interested in finding out more about our work. Visit EuroStemCell for films, factsheets and educational resources Ethics All medical advancements come with ethical considerations; learn about some of the ethical issues surrounding stem cells in medicine. History Explore some of the major events that shaped the current state of regenerative medicine and stem cell research. Web links Useful links for more information on stem cells and regenerative medicine. Glossary Look up definitions of scientific words often used in stem cell research and regenerative medicine.