Centre for Stem Cell Biology
We are a centre of excellence for pioneering stem cell research, undertaking fundamental and applied research on the biology of pluripotent stem cells with the aim to develop cell therapies for regenerative medicine.
In conjunction with the School of Biosciences, we offer postgraduate study opportunities to students from both clinical and non-clinical backgrounds.
Sponsors and partnerships
The Centre for Stem Cell Biology has a number of generous sponsors and partners that we collaborate with in many projects, please see below and click the individual names for more information.
Stem cell FAQs
We run a dynamic programme of training for stem cell biologists, as well as offering a visiting scientist programme for short and medium-term visits.
If you have any questions or enquiries regarding the Centre for Stem Cell Biology, please feel free to contact us.
Spin-out company secures £1.4 million to develop hearing loss treatment
A company based on pioneering stem cell research at the University of Sheffield has secured £1.4 million in venture capital funding to develop treatments for deafness.
Connecting Neural Networks: Nervous-System-on-Chip Technology
The groups of Anestis Tsakiridis and Peter Andrews (Centre for Stem Cell Biology, Biomedical Science Department) are part of a network of seven partner universities that have been awarded an EU grant of almost €7 million.