Fraunhofer IPT | an exciting update on AUTOSTEM’s Cell production platform

At the Month 30 plenary meeting in Galway, Jelena Ochs of Fraunhofer IPT provided an exciting update on several aspects of the AUTOSTEM Cell Production Pipeline. Jelena reported that the architecture and engineering components to the platform that are completed include: Hardware integration and the assembly of the platform A build-up of the electrical cabinet[…]

Cell and Gene Therapy Industry Forum in Galway addresses opportunities for innovation

Leaders in industry and science met and discussed recent advances in cell and gene therapy research and development at an industry-focused event held on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at the Meyrick Hotel in Galway, Ireland.  Industry representation included presentations from Takeda, ReNeuron, Avectas and Valitacell. AUTOSTEM Coordinator Mary Murphy presented the project’s mission, progress and[…]

ISEV 2018: “Exosomes derived from mesenchymal stem cells as a possible therapy for osteoarthritis”

A poster entitled “Exosomes derived from mesenchymal stem cells as a possible therapy for osteoarthritis” was presented by Maria Elisabetta Federica Palamà of the University of Genoa at the International Society for Extracellular Vesicles ISEV 2018 Barcelona meeting. The meeting was held from 2-6 May 2018. The AUTOSTEM research study that was presented was carried out by E.[…]

AUTOSTEM presented at CÚRAM’s Annual Retreat

As an invited speaker, PI and Coordinator Mary Murphy presented AUTOSTEM at the CÚRAM Centre for Research in Medical Devices annual retreat which took place on June 20, 2018, in Naas, Co Kildare in Ireland. CÚRAM supports industry from basic scientific research, through translational preclinical and clinical development, into regulatory and commercialisation readiness. The CÚRAM[…]

AUTOSTEM celebrates International Clinical Trials Day with the HRB-TMRN

EU funded projects AUTOSTEM, VISICORT, ADIPOA-2 and NEPHSTROM coordinated by the Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI) at National University of Ireland, Galway exhibited at a unique outreach activity targeted at primary school students. The event called the START competition was the brainchild of the Health Research Board (Ireland)’s Trials Methodology Research Network (HRB-TMRN) in Galway. In celebration of International Clinical Trials Day and[…]