REDDSTAR presents at International Society of Cellular Therapy 2014 conference

REDDSTAR’s mid-project meeting has been planned for 22 April 2014 to precede the International Society of Cellular Therapy (ISCT) 20th Anniversary meeting which will be held in Paris, France 23-26 April 2014. In conjunction with the 18 month plenary meeting, REDDSTAR Co-ordinator Professor of Medicine Tim O’Brien NUI Galway, and Orbsen Therapeutics’ Head of Research,…

REDDSTAR involved in ‘Debating Science Issues’

Debating Science Issues 2014 kicks off REDDSTAR, an EU project co-ordinated by NUI Galway has partnered with 8 other collaborators to deliver the All-Ireland schools’ science debate competition, Debating Science Issues, DSI. Now in its seventh year, the biomedical, bioethical programme involves a workshop series and debate competition and involves 36 schools across the island…

REDDSTAR Public Event in Berlin

‘Diabetes – can stem cells help?’ is a free, public event that will be held on Monday, 4 November 2013 from 19:00- 20:30 at The Ruin located within the Berlin Museum of Medical History, Charité.  Diabetes and stem cell researchers from around Europe will assemble for a REDDSTAR plenary meeting hosted by Charité in Berlin…

REDDSTAR update: Miltenyi Biotec acquires Owl biomedical, Inc.

Miltenyi Biotec recently announced that it has completed acquisition of Owl biomedical, Inc.  REDDSTAR partner, Owl biomedical, Inc. develops and commercializes microchip-based cell sorting systems using fully-closed disposable cartridges in an easy-to-use format.

REDDSTAR Gains Worldwide Coverage

Below is a selection of media coverage for the REDDSTAR project over the past several weeks.  Information about the Project has been reported by media outlets in Europe, Africa, Asia, and North America. UTV Coverage: Sight saving study at Queen’s The sight of diabetes sufferers could be saved by scientists at Queen’s University Belfast, who…

REDDSTAR widely featured in media

The REDDSTAR Project was widely featured in both print and digital media on the 19th and 20th of November, 2012.

REDDSTAR featured in The Irish Times

The REDDSTAR project was featured in The Irish Times on 19th November, 2012, in an article titled ‘NUI Galway to lead €6m research project into stem cell therapy for diabetes.’

REDDSTAR Project Website Launched

REDDSTAR is proud to launch our new website, Please visit the website to keep up to date with project updates, information, and relevant articles.