TU Dresden

Optoelectronics meets molecular biology
The interdisciplinary project "Laser System for Optogenetic Stimulation for Subcellular Investigation of Neuronal Networks" was launched at the TU Dresden, combining the advanced methods of... [read more]
Network of human stem cell-derived neurons. © TU Dresden (V. Busskamp/J. Czarske)
TU Dresden Summer University at the CRTD
On August 7, 2018 - the CRTD welcomed curious students within the Summer University of TU Dresden.  [read more]
Alzheimer’s in mini format: A novel tool to study disease mechanisms and possible remedies
Laboratory experiments provide clues on how repair processes of the brain could be promoted in Alzheimer's disease. The studies are based on a new model system that uses human stem cells and... [read more]
CMCB welcomed more than 2,900 visitors at this year's Dresden Science Night
On June 15, the CMCB (CRTD, BIOTEC & B CUBE) and some of its partners welcomed more than 2,900 visitors for the 16th Dresden Science Night. Together they prepared more than 30 program items.... [read more]
CRTD Postdoc Dr. Sara Bragado Alonso wins second place in FameLab Germany 2018 competition
In her presentation she walked the audience through one of evolution's best-kept secrets: the strategy followed to make the human brain unique in nature.  [read more]
© Bielefeld Marketing - Sarah Jonek
Successful re-accrediation for the 3 CMCB Master’s programs
The three CMCB Master's programs Molecular Bioengineering, Nanobiophysics and Regenerative Biology and Medicine have been successfully (re-)accredited.  [read more]
Lab coat, pipette and more: Apply now for the 2018/19 period of the scientific Voluntary Social Year (FSJ) at the CRTD
After two successful rounds in 2016/2017 and 2017/2018, the CRTD is happy to announce a new round for its voluntary social year (FSJ) in science 2018/19.  [read more]
More than 100 visitors at the 2nd Dresdner Aktionstag Demenz at CRTD
Yesterday, more than 100 curious people visited the second Dresdner Aktionstag Demenz at the CRTD - which is jointly organized by the CRTD, Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen... [read more]

At the DFG-Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden (CRTD), our mission is to understand the biology of stem cells and physiological and pathological tissue and organ repair in order to develop new treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease, haematological diseases, such as leukemia, metabolic diseases, such as diabetes, and bone diseases. Our scientists are encouraged to think outside the box and to explore untapped areas of knowledge in the regenerative potential of the human body, and to apply this knowledge to prevent or reverse disease processes.

To achieve our aims, we strongly support interdisciplinary research, with eighteen core groups in a network of 87 principal investigators from diverse research institutes on the Dresden campus, with expertise in everything from the biology of cells and tissues to biomaterials to nanoengineering. CRTD has become a major driving force on campus and is ready to meet the challenges of moving new interventional strategies from bench to bedside.

Upcoming Events and Seminars
Upcoming Events and Seminars

Scientific Milestones
Scientific Milestones