Columbia bioengineers used an electromechanical “workout” program to turn human stem cells into adult-like heart tissue in just four weeks.
Study of insulin-producing cells derived from skin of diabetes patients shows utility of iPS cells for study of human disease and as potential therapy.
Four young physician-researchers at P&S have received research funding from the Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Scholar Program.
Columbia's Thomas Jessell has been honored by MIT's McGovern Institute for Brain Research with its 2013 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience.
CUMC’s Christopher Henderson, PhD will serve as scientific director.
Two Treatments for RP Closer to Clinical Trials