The medical clinic and policlinic 1 (german abbreviation MK1) counts with two stem cell-laboratories. One is a clinical lab, placed in the hematology department, oriented to bone marrow transplantation-related issues. In contrast, our lab is placed in the medical theoretical centre (MTZ) at the Technical University Dresden (TUD) and focused on stem cell research. Our major research fields are:
Taken together, our lab studies both MSC and HSC biology and how this different cell types can influence each other in normal and leukemic hematopoiesis.
Author: Fernando A. Fierro