The Stem Cell Podcast

Join Drs. Daylon James and Arun Sharma as they discuss the latest stem cell research, and interview some of the brightest minds in the field.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h10m. Bisher sind 250 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 days 4 hours 46 minutes


Ep. 231: “Manipulating Stem Cell Fate” Featuring Dr. Shuibing Chen

Dr. Shuibing Chen is the Kilts Family Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine. Her lab uses hiPSCs and ESCs for disease modeling and drug screening, with a focus on diabetes and infectious diseases such as Zika and SARS-CoV-2.



Ep. 230: “Neuronal Diversity” Featuring Dr. Paola Arlotta

Guest: Dr. Paola Arlotta is the Golub Family Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology at Harvard University. She is interested in understanding the molecular laws that govern the birth, differentiation, and assembly of the…



Ep. 229: “Cellular Reprogramming and Pluripotency” Featuring Dr. Jacob Hanna

Guest: Dr. Jacob Hanna is an Associate Professor at the Weizmann Institute of Science. His lab investigates cellular reprogramming and embryogenesis. He talks about the challenges of growing synthetic embryo models in a roller culture…


 2022-11-01  1h20m

Ep. 228: “Developing Regenerative Medicines” Featuring Dr. Stefan Irion

Guest: Dr. Stefan Irion is the Senior Vice President of Research at BlueRock Therapeutics, a leading engineered cell therapy company with a mission to develop regenerative medicines for intractable diseases. He talks about the company’s…


 2022-10-18  55m

Ep. 227: “Interspecies Chimeras” Featuring Dr. Jun Wu

Dr. Jun Wu is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Southwestern. The Wu lab uses interspecies chimeras to study fundamental biology: conserved and divergent developmental programs, determination of body and organ size, species barriers,


 2022-10-04  1h9m

Ep. 226: “The ‘Egg to Embryo’ Transition” Featuring Dr. Edward Grow

Dr. Edward Grow is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas, Southwestern. His lab studies reproductive biology, specifically the development of the egg and subsequently the fertilized embryo. He talks about regulating totipotency in ESCs,


 2022-09-20  1h5m

Ep. 225: “Self-Organization and Collective Behavior” Featuring Dr. Prisca Liberali

Dr. Prisca Liberali is Senior Group Leader at the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research and an Assistant Professor at the University of Basel. Her research aims to understand the collective properties of organoid systems and their patter...


 2022-09-06  1h8m

Ep. 224: “Standards for Stem Cell Research” Featuring Drs. Tenneille Ludwig, Peter Andrews, and Madeline Lancaster

Drs. Tenneille Ludwig, Peter Andrews, and Madeline Lancaster are members of the ISSCR Standards Initiative for Pluripotent Stem Cell Research. They discuss the need for basic and preclinical standards to ensure rigor and reproducibility in stem cell re...


 2022-08-23  1h15m

Ep. 223: “Supporting Science” Featuring Dr. Jackie Damen

Dr. Jackie Damen is a currently a Principal Scientist in Scientific Support for Hematology at STEMCELL Technologies, and was previously the Director of Contract Assay Services. She talks about the company's culture and growth, and how in her role,


 2022-08-09  1h16m

Ep. 222: “Protein Delivery Vehicles for Regenerative Medicine” Featuring Dr. Marian Hettiaratchi

Dr. Marian Hettiaratchi is an Assistant Professor at the Knight Campus at the University of Oregon. Her research focuses on affinity-based biomaterials to promote tissue and bone repair. She talks about the delivery vehicles for these biomaterials,


 2022-07-26  1h7m