Pluripotency and Disease Modeling
Researchers produce fully functional pancreatic beta cells from stem cells for the first time
A study coordinated by a research group at the University of Helsinki paves the way for cell therapies for diabetes.
New opportunities for stem cell research: Increasingly efficient production of human pluripotent stem cells
Researchers at the University of Helsinki have developed a new, faster and more reliable technique for reverting human cells to the stem cell...
A new Stem Cell Portal makes research-based knowledge accessible to the public
A team of researchers have developed a Stem Cell Portal that helps the public access research-based knowledge about stem cells and their origin...
Understanding rare type of diabetes gives insights into critical mechanisms of insulin production
Solving the genetic puzzle of why babies developed a rare type of diabetes has uncovered a new biological pathway that is fundamental to insulin...
EASD Albert Renold Prize awarded to Professor Timo Otonkoski
2019 EASD Albert Renold Prize to Professor Timo Otonkoski from the University of Helsinki
Scientists discovered mechanisms behind neonatal diabetes
Researchers at the University of Helsinki, Finland, have described mechanisms linking chronic cellular stress to the poor development of the...