Welcome to OptiStem. We’re a pan-European stem cell research project focused on muscle and epithelial disease.
This website gives specialist information about our research, our partner institutions and our scientists. more
OptiStem has produced a graphic story to help people engage with the process of moving basic stem cell research towards clinical trials and therapies. More
Image credits: Top image: Chondrocyte cultured from mesenchymal stem cell, © Copyright Mitenyi Biotech GmbH. Left image: Mesenchymal stem cells after adipogenic differentiation, © Copyright Karen English, University of Oxford. Right image: Astrocyte-like cells cultivated in the lab, © Copyright Miltenyi Biotec GmbH and Dr Selim Kuçi, Tübingen.