GSCN Events

    UniStem Day on Demand (DE)
    Take a look at the lectures of the UniStem Day 2021 in Berlin with topics as organoids, heart surgery and rare diseases.

    Link: Online Discussion (DE)
    „Brain in a dish“ – Was genau sind Organoide?
    Presentation of the White Paper and book about organoids; GSCN & IAG/ BBAW
    more information   here

    Link: Online-Event
     Online BIH Lecture in Cooperation with the GSCN
    Jürgen Knoblich: Cerebral Organoids - modeling human development and disease
    more information   here

    9th Annual GSCN Conference
    6 - 8 Oct. 2021, Ulm


    UniStem Day 2021
    European Stem Cell Day in Germany
    5 March 2021
     more information here


    The GSCN


    The German Stem Cell Network (GSCN) is a network organization that creates synergies between all areas of basic and applied stem cell research and provides a hub between science, politics, education and society.





    GSCN Humhub

    GSCN members discuss new trends and developments on the GSCN social intranet.

    GSCN Membership


    The German Stem Cell Network (GSCN) is a member-driven initiative. Join us and support this important initiative!



    New funding call from European innovative medicine initiative (IMI) 
     More information (IMI Website)

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    The different German Stem Cell Network (GSCN) Logos in low resolution

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    GSCN Members


    News from the field

    (DE) - article in German, (GSCN) - contribution of GSCN members

    Please read more news about stem cell research here

    Blood stem cells make brain tumors more aggressive
    Source: EurekAlert, 28.06.2021

    Scientists Discover Two New Types of Glial Cells in Mouse Brain
    Source:, 16.07.2021

    Stem cell scientists make big progress in building mini-kidneys
    Source:, 15.07.2021

    A call for global oversight of unproven stem cell therapies
    Source:, 09.06.2021

    Stem-cell guidelines: why it was time for an update
    Source:, 26.05.2021

    The ISSCR Releases Updated Guidelines for Stem Cell Research and Clinical Translation
    Source: ISSCR, 26.05.2021

    Leopoldina und Akademienunion sprechen sich für Neubewertung des Embryonenschutzes in Deutschland aus (DE)
    Source:, 26.05.2021

    Frühe Geschlechtsunterschiede (DE) (GSCN)
    Source:, 30.04.2021

    New 3D organoid model of pancreas developed from human stem cells
    Source:, 29.04.2021

    ERS Monograph: Lung Stem Cells in Development, Health and Disease
    Source: European Respiratory Society (ERS) publications, April 2021

    Bauchspeicheldrüsen-Tumore aus dem Labor: Organoide helfen, die Krebsentstehung zu verstehen (DE) (GSCN)
    Source:, 28.04.2021

    Elusive cancer cells dissected using developmental-biology toolkit
    Source:, 20.04.2021

    Stem cell transplant after CAR T-cell therapy effective for young leukemia patients
    Source:, 20.04.2021

    Lab-grown embryos mix human and monkey cells
    Der Affenmensch in der Petrischale

    Source:<,, 15.04.2021

    Aged bone marrow niche impedes function of rejuvenated hematopoietic stem cells (GSCN)
    Source:, 13.04.2021

    Cell-based method for the regeneration of myelin (GSCN)
    Source:, 12.04.2021

    Scientists identify new differences between the sexes in age-related changes to brain stem cells
    Source:, 08.04.2021 

    Warum Blutstammzellen lange nicht altern (GSCN)(DE) 
    Source: ä, 25.03.2021

    Meilenstein der Stammzellforschung: Modelle menschlicher Embryonen (GSCN) (DE)
    Blastocyst-like structures generated from human pluripotent stem cells
    Source: Berliner Zeitung,, 17.03.2021

    Scientists grew tiny tear glands in a dish — then made them cry
    Source:, 16.03.2021

    USC Stem Cell scientists start a buzz around fruit flies in hearing research
    Source:, 16.03.2021

    Max Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine Berlin Stem Cell Network North Rhine Westphalia Partner Organizations Federal Ministry of Education and Research VDI Technologiezentrum