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Jun 25, 2015

Nature Marketplace
Renewing Science - Recently Released Products for Stem Cell Research

Jun 25, 2015

Stem Cell Tools: Aiding a Revolution

Jun 23, 2015

Scientific American Worldview
iPSCs and Personalized Medicine

(registration required)

May 21, 2015

BioCentury Innovations
More Than Pluripotent

(subscription required)

Apr 20, 2015

European Pharmaceutical Review
Stem Cells: In-depth Focus 2015

Apr 13, 2015

The Immortal Challenge

Apr 1, 2015

Interpreting Toxicity’s Portents

Mar 13, 2015

Disease Modeling with Patient-Specific iPS Cells

Feb 26, 2015

Plating Plasmodium: Modeling Liver-stage Malaria With Stem Cell-derived Hepatocytes

(subscription required)

Feb 19, 2015

Product R&D: Banking on Stem Cells

(subscription required)

Feb 13, 2015

Stem Cells Offer Promising Key to New Malaria Drugs: U.S. Research

Feb 9, 2015

Timmerman Report
Cellular Dynamics Tracks Down ‘Superdonors’ for Cell Therapy
(subscription required)

Feb 9, 2015

Could 'Superdonors' Make Replacement Organs That Work In Anyone?

Jan 15, 2015

Building Richer Assays: iPSC-Derived Tissue Cells Are a Powerful Addition to the Biologist’s Tool Box

Dec 23, 2014

Five Quick Takes on Stem Cells: CIRM, Sanford-Burnham Medical, BioWorld, StemCells (STEM), Cellular Dynamics

Dec 9, 2014

Nature Biotechnology
Stem Cell Therapy Clears first Hurdle in AMD

Nov 14, 2014

Business Reporter
Stem Cell Research Breakthrough Paves Way for Incredible Medical Advances

Oct 27, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
Cellular Dynamics International Awarded National Eye Institute Contract

Sep 18, 2014

ASX Announcement
Cynata Announces Landmark Licensing Deal

Aug 28, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
Cellular Dynamics Granted Patent for Automated Production of Cells

Jul 31, 2014

New Stem Cell Research Tools - A World of Potential

Jul 9, 2014

Cellular Dynamics Claims Patents on Making Stem Cells from Blood

June 30, 2014

The Scientist
Banking on iPSCs

May 22, 2014

A Big Heart
(subscription required)

May 1, 2014

Measuring Pharmaco-influences on Neural Networks

Mar 31, 2014

In Vivo Magazine
The Superpowers of Stem Cells

Mar 19, 2014

Evolution of Stem Cell Quality Standards

Feb 28, 2014

Financial Times
Reluctant Star of Stem Cell Research

Feb 27, 2014

Cellular Dynamics, Seizing the Present, Turns Stem Cells into Cash

Feb 27, 2014

(Pluri)potent Acid
(subscription required)

Feb 20, 2014

Drug Discovery World
Resetting the course of drug development: stem cell banking in support of drug discovery
(registration required)

Jan 22, 2014

Jan 24, 2014

Historic Patent on Embryonic Stem Cells Faces Scrutiny

Jan 13, 2014

Cellular Dynamics: Cells to Order

Jan 7, 2014

The Wall Street Journal
Nestlé in Biotech Deal to Test Foods on Human Cells

Jan 2, 2014

Drug Discovery and Development
Label-Free and iPS Cell Technology Join Forces for Neurological Drug Discovery

Dec 30, 2013

Coriell Awarded $7.7M Contract Extension by NINDS; Inks Agreement with CDI
(registration required)

Dec 16, 2013

What Was Hyped, and What Fell Out Favor, This Year in Biotech

Nov 21, 2013

Naïve Human iPS Cells
(subscription required)

Nov-Dec, 2013

The Promise of Episomal Reprogramming

Sep 13, 2013

San Francisco Business Times
$26 Million Stem Cell Bank Opens at Buck Institute
(page 29)

Sep 1, 2013

Multiparametric Assays for Cardiomyocytes

Aug 29, 2013

Sleuthing for Toxicity
(subscription required)

Aug 9, 2013

DDN News
Model Citizens

Aug 5, 2013

Rushing to Abandon tQT
(subscription required)

Jul 21, 2013

Drug Discovery News
States Get Serious About Science

Jun 24, 2013

Takara Bio Grants Cellular Dynamics International a Commercial License to Use RetroNectin® for iPSC Production

May 29, 2013

Japan-US Innovation Awards
Bloom Energy and Cellular Dynamics Named Co-Winners

May 29, 2013

San Francisco Chronicle
Novato Institute to Host Bank for Stem Cells

May 24, 2013

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Grants Exclusive License to Cellular Dynamics International for Development of a Cellular Therapy for Cardiac Muscles

May 17, 2013

Cellular Dynamics, Coriell To Create California Stem Cell Bank

May 1, 2013

Human iPSC-Derived Hepatocytes: Functional Model Tissue for In Vitro Predictive Metabolism, Toxicity, and Disease Modeling

Apr, 2013

European Pharmaceutical Review
Cell-based Assays for Screening

Apr, 2013

European Pharmaceutical Review
Stem Cell Roundtable
(registration required)

Apr 5, 2013

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Stem Cell Pioneers Creating Retinal
Patch to Restore Vision

Feb 28, 2013

SciBX Science-Business Exchange
Cardiomyocytes Acting Like Adults

Feb 21, 2013

SciBX Science-Business Exchange
Small Molecules vs.Teratomas

Jan 29, 2013

AstraZeneca LabTalk
Guest post: Human induced pluripotent
stem cell technology

Jan, 2013

European Biopharmaceutical Review
Patient in a Dish

Jan 18, 2013

ABC News Nightline
A Nightline news story by Bill Weir
notes CDI's ability to produce billions
of cardiomyocytes.

Jan 15, 2013

New Technological Advances in
Stem Cell Research

Jan 12, 2013

The Economist
Potent Medicine: Stem Cells May Transform
the Development of New Drugs

Jan 5, 2013

AZ in iPS cell deal with Cellular Dynamics
(subscription required)

Dec 1, 2012

The Scientist
MyCell Products named Top 10
Innovations for 2012

Nov 19, 2012

Manufacturing Cells by the Billions

Nov 2, 2012

In Vitro Clinical Trials: Not that Far-Fetched

Oct 15, 2012

Instrument Business Outlook
Partnerships Advance iPSC Research Tools
(subscription required)

Oct, 2012

Cellules souches: Les iPS investissent les labos
(published in French)

Oct 1, 2012

Clinical Leader:
Increased Adoption of iPSC-derived Human Cells for Use In Drug Discovery and Toxicity Testing

Sep 2012

Healthcare Global:
Cellular Dynamics International Revolutionizes Our Approach to Health (page 342)

Sep 2012

Business Review North America:
Cellular Dynamics International Revolutionizes Our Approach to Health (page 756)

Sep 7, 2012

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN):
Closing the Research Therapeutic Loop

Aug 10, 2012

Drug Discovery & Development:
Bringing Stem Cells to the Forefront

Aug 2012

Nature Reviews Drug Discovery:
Overtaking the DILI Model-T

Summer 2012

Drug Discovery World:
The Application of iPS Cells and Differentiated Neuronal Cells to Advance Drug Discovery

Jul 2, 2012

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN):
Top 8 Tips for Culturing and Using iPSC-derived Cell Types

Jun 21, 2012

Science-Business eXchange (SciBX):
Reining in Pain

Apr 15, 2012

Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News (GEN):
Human iPSC-derived Cardiomyocytes

Apr 2012

Fast Company:
Top 10 Biotech

Apr 3, 2012

Wisconsin State Journal:
Madison Researchers Making Major Breakthroughs in Stem Cell Work

Mar 2012

American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB):
Advances in Stem-Cell Technology (page 13)

Mar 26, 2012

iPS Predicting Toxicity (subscription required)

Mar 13, 2012

Scientists Produce Eye Structures from Human Blood-Derived Stem Cells

Mar 9, 2012

New Industry Partnership to Strengthen Regenerative Medicine Industry in Canada

Mar 2012

Achieving Value from Discovery and Preclinical Endeavors

Feb 2012

Technology Review:
The 50 Most Innovative Companies in 2012

Feb 2012

Tecan Journal:
Capturing the 'Dynamics' of Automated Cell Culturing

Jan 1, 2012

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN):
Industrial Quantities of iPSCs Now Possible

Dec 13, 2011

Next Big Future:
Stem Cells Will Soon Be Harvested to Create Any Type of Human Cell

Dec 1, 2011

Science-Business eXchange (SciBX):
Stem Cell Jackpot for Parkinson's Disease

Fall 2011

Drug Discovery World:
Stem Cell Technology – Delivering the Promise

Nov 2011

Nature Methods:
Neurons from Reprogrammed Cells

Oct 17, 2011

Wall Street Journal:
2011 Technology Innovation Awards

Oct 17, 2011

Wall Street Journal:
Making Heart Cells—Billions of Them

Oct 10, 2011

The Evolving Regenerative Medicine Business Model; Concept and Funding

Sep 2011

Drug Discovery News:
Stem Cell Research: Staking a Claim

Sep 2011

iPSCs and the Future of Personalised Medicine

Aug 25, 2011

Bioscience Technology:
Simplifying Stem Cell Research

Aug 23, 2011

Technology Review:
Growing Heart Cells Just for You

Aug 1, 2011

US Capitol Capsule: Court Rulings in Gene Patent, Stem Cell Cases Provide New Hope for Biopharma

Aug 1, 2011

Drug Discovery & Development:
The Human Element in Toxicity Testing

Jul 28, 2011

BioWorld Today:
Challenge to Federal Funding of Stem Cell Research Fails (subscription required)

Jul 14, 2011

Don't You Know That You're Toxic?

Jun 27, 2011

Financial Times:
Stem Cells: Labs Busy As Projects Reach Early Clinical Trial

May 26, 2011

Science-Business eXchange (SciBX):
iPS Cells: Five Years Later

May 15, 2011

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN):
Demand Escalates for iPSC Life Science Tools

May 1, 2011

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN):
Human Stem Cell-derived in vitro Model

Apr 7, 2011

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
Cellular Dynamics Raises $30 Million

Apr 2011

European Biopharmaceutical Review:
Stem Cell Innovation

Mar/Apr 2011

Stem Cell Technology Improves Discovery Hit Rates

Mar/Apr 2011

Technology Review:
The 50 Most Innovative Companies 2011

Mar 14, 2011

Chemical & Engineering News:
Stem Cell Surge: Cellular Dynamics, a Pioneer in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells, Is Creating a New Services Sector

Mar 1, 2011

BioPharm International:
Industrialized Production of Human iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes for Use in Drug Discovery and Toxicity Testing

Winter 2010/11

Drug Discovery World:
Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: A Model for Transforming Drug Discovery

Jan 2011

Nature Methods:
Screening: The Age of Fishes

Jan 5, 2011

PR Newswire:
Transposagen and Cellular Dynamics International Cross-License Technologies for Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

Jan 4, 2011

Manufacturing Digital:
Cellular Dynamics International Makes Waves in the Stem Cell Industry (page 216)

Dec 1, 2010

The Scientist:
Top 10 Innovations 2010

Nov 26, 2010

Stem Cells for Sale

Nov 18, 2010

Cellular Dynamics Aiming for iPS Cell-based "in vitro Clinical Trials"

Nov 9, 2010

Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research:
Stem Cells and Their Derivatives: A Renaissance in Cardiovascular Translational Research

Oct 15, 2010

Genetic Engineering News:
Stem Cell Research Perseveres in the Midst of Funding Crisis: Uncertainty Surrounding Federal Grants for hESC Research Advances iPSCs

Sep 23, 2010

National Public Radio: Tech Nation:
Manufacturing Heart Cells and the Benefits of Tobacco Plant

Sep 23, 2010

Bloomberg Businessweek:
Stem Cells That Save Big Pharma a Bundle

July 1, 2010

Genetic Engineering News:
Pharma's R&D Focus Shifting to Stem Cells

June 2010

Drug Discovery:
Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells - A New Wave of Tools for Drug Discovery (pg 42-43)

Applying Pluripotent Stem Cells in Drug Discovery (pg 18-22)

June 2010

Nature Biotechnology:
Burgeoning Stem Cell Product Market Lures Major Suppliers

June 2010

Tecan Journal:
New Tools for Drug Discovery (page 14)

May 18, 2010

Financial Times:
Stem Cells, the Flu Pandemic and Rising Carbon Dioxide Levels (Podcast)

May 15, 2010

Genetic Engineering News:
iPSC-derived Human Cardiomyocytes: Stem Cell Technology Can Facilitate Quick & Early Failure of Toxic or Ineffective NCEs

May 5, 2010

'Game Changing' iPS Cells Move from Science to Marketplace

May 4, 2010

The Times:
New Stem Cells Will Reduce the Need for Animal Testing

May 3, 2010

Heartbeats in a Dish (subscription required)

May 2010

MIT Technology Review:
10 Emerging Technologies 2010
Engineered Stem Cells: Mimicking Human Disease in a Dish

Mar 2010

Stem Cells as Research and Discovery Tools (subscription required)

Mar 1, 2010

Pharmaceutical Technology:
Industrialized Production of Human iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes for Use in Drug Discovery and Toxicity Testing

Jan 25, 2010

Discover Magazine: Top 100 Stories of 2009:
#4: Stem Cell Science Takes Off

Jan 25, 2010

MIT Technology Review:
The Experimental Man: Company Will Reverse-engineer My Cells

Jan 22, 2010

MIT Technology Review:
Made-to-Order Heart Cells: Stem Cell Advance Will Help Drug Development

Jan 2010

Nature Methods:
IPSCs: One Cell to Rule Them All?

Jan 4, 2010

Celling Cardiotox in a Dish (subscription required)

Dec 1, 2009

In Business Magazine:
Bios Excel at Science, but Face Funding Dip

Sep 2009

Growing Diseases in a Dish: A New Kind of Stem Cell Could Vastly Improve Drug Development

Aug 2009

Drug Discovery News:
Let It Bleed

Jul 2009

Fox 47 WMSN TV News:
Stem Cells from Blood Cells
See the Video Coverage

Jul 2009

The Scientist:
Success with iPSCs

Jun 24, 2009

Financial Times:
An Industry to Grow

May 1, 2009

Genetic Engineering News:
Identifying Cardiotoxic Compounds

Mar 23, 2009

Wisconsin: A State of Innovation

Feb 2009

The Scientist:
Profiting from Pluripotency (subscription required)

Feb 2009

Promega Cell Notes, Issue 23:
Use of Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes to Understand Mechanisms of Cardiotoxic Compounds

Nov 29, 2008

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
Heartbeat of a New Industry: Madison Company Seeks Stem Cell Forefront

Fall 2008

Wisconsin Academy of Sciences Arts & Letters:
Wisconsin People & Ideas: Something New from Stem Cells - An Industry

Jun 16, 2008

Stem Cells Get Real: Fixing Pharma

May 28, 2008

Q&A: The Man Behind Embryonic Stem Cells

Jan 2008

Time Magazine:
The 2008 Time 100 World's Most Influential People: Scientists and Thinkers

Aug 20, 2001

Time Cover - James Thomson

Time Magazine:
Stem Winder