• Melissa Little
  • 9 June, 2022
  • As the ISSCR turns 20 this year, it is humbling to reflect on the exceptional stem cell achievements during that time and the many contribution of our Society. We can celebrate the curiosity, ingenuity, and persistence of our members that has yielded significant advances in stem cell research and regenerative medicine since those early days.
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  • Melissa Little
  • 7 February, 2022
  • Last December, nearly 40 professionals with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gathered with ISSCR leaders to discuss advances in the development of stem cell therapies.
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  • Melissa Little
  • 14 December, 2021
  • Earlier this month, the ISSCR opened abstract submission for the 2022 Annual Meeting. It’s a much-anticipated moment, not only for potential speakers, but one that signals the rejoining of our community in person. It also marks the 20th Anniversary of the ISSCR Annual Meeting, a meeting home to the most impactful people and ideas in stem cell research and regenerative medicine.
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  • 9 November, 2021
  • The ISSCR’s advocacy on behalf of the stem cell research community around the world, gives researchers a voice in crucial policy and regulatory debates. This valuable work benefits the members of the ISSCR and the stem cell research community and reinforces the society’s leadership representing the interests of our members globally.
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  • Melissa Little

    Our Common Fascination Unites Us

  • 12 October, 2021
  • The past 20 years has seen such enormous change in stem cell science, some of which has changed our view of biology. Having attended the very first meeting of the ISSCR, the Society is like an extended family, and I feel a little like my science has grown along with the Society.
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    From Publishing Great Science to Hosting a Dance Party

  • 14 September, 2021
  • While the podcast is a fantastic extension of the journal, we are focused on publish high quality studies incorporating stem cells or their derivatives. This commitment is also reflected in our special issues, including the new one out today on organ-on-chip and microphysiological systems.
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  • Melissa Little

    Fostering Equity in Our Global Society

  • 10 August, 2021
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  • Paul S. Frenette

    Remembering Paul S. Frenette

  • 3 August, 2021
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  • Melissa Little

    Major Advances and a 20 Year Celebration Ahead

  • 12 July, 2021
  • While we have this intense anticipation for stem cell products and therapies, we also have vulnerable patient populations increasingly challenged by the need to separate science from fiction. For nearly 20 years, we as ISSCR members have been the international voice of logic and moderation. As we move closer to delivery, we have an ongoing need to support this progress with appropriate ethics and research integrity.
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    Melissa H. Little Assumes New Role as President of the ISSCR

  • 2 July, 2021
  • The ISSCR is pleased to announce Melissa H. Little, PhD, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and University of Melbourne, Australia, as president of the ISSCR Board of Directors.
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  • Christine Mummery

    Extraordinary Challenge. Extraordinary Achievement. 2020-2021: A Year in Review

  • 8 June, 2021
  • What an extraordinary year this has been for science. We witnessed an amazing international response for vaccine development to combat COVID-19. Never before has a drug passed so quickly from the bench through regulatory hurdles to beside. We saw science take center stage in the media as our community rose to the challenge of the pandemic. And, behind the headlines of COVID-19, we watched our colleagues pass major milestones in stem cell research and regenerative medicine.
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  • Christine Mummery

    Find Your Niche at ISSCR 2021

  • 9 March, 2021
  • This year at ISSCR Virtual 2021, you will see our sessions divided into five themes, designed not only to make the meeting more navigable, but also to help members of our community find fellow scientists, mentors, novel approaches, and new data most relevant to their work.
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  • Christine Mummery

    A New Frontier

  • 9 February, 2021
  • We are entering a new frontier of stem cell science and regenerative medicine. With it, comes new technology, insight, and greater biological understanding. So too, comes tough questions and challenges — ethics, regulation, equitable access to name a few.
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    Voting Now Open for 2021 ISSCR Board of Directors

  • 3 February, 2021
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    Strengthening the Field for the Future

  • 18 January, 2021
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    ISSCR Board Authors Commentary in Stem Cell Reports Responding to Flawed Study on Female Mentors and Mentees in Science

  • 12 January, 2021
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    ISSCR Announces Winners of Complimentary Registration for ISSCR 2021 in Hamburg, Germany

  • 9 July, 2020
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    Christine Mummery Becomes President of the ISSCR

  • 1 July, 2020
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    Remembering Dr. John Gearhart

  • 28 May, 2020
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    Stem Cell Scientists Worldwide Respond to ISSCR Survey During COVID-19 Pandemic

  • 6 May, 2020
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