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Collaboration with University of Florida selected by Notre Dame as a Top Research Effort

For the 60,000 patients in advanced stages of heart failure, their hearts can no longer do the job and their survival rests upon a heart transplant. Click here to read […]

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Human Heart Cells Made from Adult Human Blood Cells Courtesy, Dr. Nao Terada University of Florida

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Welcome to the University of Florida Center for Regenerative Medicine (UF CRM). The mission of our center is to coordinate the discovery, development and delivery cycle of regenerative solutions to intractable disease across medical, surgical, and rehabilitation practices.

The UF CRM is uniquely focused on building cross-disciplinary teams capable of moving developing therapies along this broad continuum from bench to bedside, creating a world-class program to impact the lives of patients and their families. The Center for Regenerative Medicine catalyzes synergistic interactions among researchers and clinicians from the six colleges of the University of Florida Health Science Center, the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), as well as the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

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Recent News

Center Published Article Chosen as “Best of the Best” in the American Journal of Physiology-Lung Section

Congratulations to Drs. Daria Barwinska and Keith March their article recognized by the American Journal of Physiology-Lung Section as “Best of the Best.” The article, titled “AMD3100 ameliorates cigarette smoke-induced […]

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Register for the Regenerative Medicine Summit

  The University of Florida Center for Regenerative Medicine will be hosting its summit on Friday, June 15, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please join us along with […]

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UF Center for Regenerative Medicine members awarded “Best Research Paper” by the Aesthetic Surgery Journal

Director for the UF Center for Regenerative Medicine Keith March, MD, PhD and center faculty member Dmitry Traktuev, PhD have been awarded “Best Research Paper” during the 2017 calendar year […]

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Study suggests smokers needing stem cell therapy would do better with donated cells

Smoking dramatically decreases the regenerative ability of stem cells, according to a study recently published in the journal STEM CELLS  featuring Dr. Keith March of the UF Center for Regenerative […]