• The Institute for Regenerative Medicine is based in the Smilow Center for Translational Research and extends across UPenn’s campus.

  • The links between medicine, engineering and veterinary science differentiate Penn’s Institute for Regenerative Medicine from other stem cell Institutes across the country.

  • The IRM promotes discoveries in stem cell biology and regeneration to generate new therapies that may alleviate suffering and disease.

  • When our interdisciplinary research and programs bring together individuals with broad interests and diverse backgrounds, our collaborations lead to greater advances.

  • Stem cell research is critical to developing new skin tissues and, ultimately, changing the way we care for devastating wounds.

  • At Penn, we’re discovering real possibilities of future treatments for cardiac disease because we have the research and clinical expertise to make it happen.

Institute For Regenerative Medicine
  • Featured Stories

    Dr. Hamilton will use the award to study how colonic and intestinal stem cells protect the body from damage and how these cells fail in disease. The Lisa Dean Moseley Foundation encourages, promotes, and supports medical research focused on clinical stem cell research.

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    “We didn’t talk about it at home, and I wasn’t learning about it in school” Great write-up in Penn Today of IRM’s Jamie Shuda, Marisa Bartolomei, and the excellent Penn Academy for Reproductive Sciences (PARS) and Penn Academy for Skin Health (PASH) outreach programs.

  • Featured Stories

    It’s been a busy and productive year for the IRM and its faculty members, including two dynamic and interdisciplinary symposia, an impressive roster of guest speakers, events that engage our students and trainees, and, of course, the research that our members conduct on a daily basis. Below are some of the outstanding highlights from the multiple papers published by our…