Regenerative Medicine Cluster Initiative in BC

What is Regenerative Medicine?

Regenerative Medicine (RM) involves the regeneration or replacement of diseased cells and tissues using tools such as stem cells, engineered tissues, biomaterials, or molecules. RM research includes treatment of a wide variety of life threatening illnesses and chronic conditions such as diabetes, burns, spinal cord injury, heart disease, autoimmunity, multiple sclerosis, and cerebral palsy.