Welcome to the Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine

The Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine has three overarching goals:

  • To answer fundamental questions regarding the mechanisms of tissue and organ formation and disease
  • To discover strategies for tissue repair and regeneration based on a solid foundation of knowledge
  • To educate future generations of scientists and clinicians who will develop this new scientific knowledge and translate it into novel human therapies.

Announcements

Seminars in Regenerative Medicine: "Skeletal Muscle Stem Cells: Regeneration and Aging”

Andrew Brack, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration, Medicine and Stem Cell Research, University of California, San Francisco, will be the featured speaker at noon on Wednesday, September 28, at the Seminars in Regenerative Medicine hosted by the Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine and the Children's Research Institute at UT Southwestern. The lecture titled: Skeletal Muscle Stem Cells: Regeneration and Aging” will be presented in McDermott Plaza D1.502.

CRSM announced 5 fellowship awardees

On September 21 the awardees of the 2016-2017 CRSM Fellowships were announced. The awardees are Cemre Celen (PI: Hao Zhu, M.D.) - Children's Research Institute at UT Southwestern; Berfin Azizoglu (PI: Ondine Cleaver, Ph.D.) - Department: Molecular Biology; Alicia Fessler (PI: Tom Carroll, Ph.D.) - Department of Internal Medicine – Nephrology; Yu “Bob” Zhang (PI: Eric Olson, Ph.D./Rhonda Bassel-Duby, Ph.D.) - Department: Molecular Biology; Ayse Ercan, Ph.D. (PI: Elena Vinogradov, Ph.D.) - Department of Radiology.)

Helmut Krämer, Ph.D., joins CRSM faculty

Helmut Krämer, Ph.D., has joined the faculty of the Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine. Dr. Krämer is Professor of Neuroscience and Cell Biology.

UTSW joins international, multicenter study examining effectiveness of different stroke treatments

The Hamon Center for Regenerative Science & Medicine announces the third Trainee Fellowship Competition

The awardees of the The Hamon Center for Regenerative Science & Medicine third Trainee Fellowship Competition will be announced at the Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series at noon on September 21, 2016, in D1.502.

News

Researchers determine 3-D atomic structure of cholesterol transporter

Deepak Srivastava, M.D., kicks off the 2016-2017 Seminars in Regenerative Medicine series

On Wednesday, September 21, the 2016-2017 Seminars in Regenerative Medicine series was kicked-off with an outstanding lecture titled: "Cellular Reprogramming Approaches for Cardiovascular Disease” by Deepak Srivastava, M.D., Professor and Director of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease. View photo.

Researchers determine 3-D atomic structure of cholesterol transporter

Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center holds first Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Clinical Symposium at UT Southwestern

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy families and researchers participated in the UT Southwestern Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center first Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Clinical Symposium. Over 120 participants attended and heard presentations from seven research scientists. Eric Olson, Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Molecular Biology at UT Southwestern, was the keynote speaker and Jerry Mendell, M.D., Professor of Neurology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital Ohio State University, was the featured guest speaker. A video of the symposium will be available soon online.

UTSW joins international, multicenter study examining effectiveness of different stroke treatments

Researchers identify enzyme link between excessive heart muscle growth, cancer growth

Drs. Joseph Hill and Jay Schneider, CRSM faculty members reported in the journal Science Signaling, that targeting processes known to be disrupted in cancer can confer benefit in heart disease.