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Next SCRM Lunchseminar in 2018
Tuesday, October 9th , 12:15-13:00

Duo Xu

"A kinome-wide CRISPR screen for novel therapeutic targets in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM)"
Department of General Thoracic Surgery

Location: Murtenstrasse 35, Room H814 (top floor)

Happy Hour:  13.00-14.00 - to favor discussions and strengthen the network.

Sandwiches are generously provided by the DBMR (13.00-14.00).

Open for all SCRM platform members and interested guests

Lunchseminar Program 2018

Responsibles: Dr. Amiq Gazdhar, Dr. Marta Roccio

SCRM Poster Price for the Day of Biomedical Research 2018

The SCRM platform invites you to submit your abstract for the Day of Biomedical Research, November 7th 2018,  on the official submission system of the Department of Biomedical Research here.

Projects which are settled in the area of stem cell research are welcome to apply for the special SCRM poster price, which has been allocated a CHF 500 reward. Important: You need to select 'Stem Cell Research' under the 'Field of Research' option.

The winning poster will be selected during the DBMR day and will be awarded at the Annual SCRM Meeting on December 7th 2018.


Annual SCRM Meeting 2018

“Highlights from Bern”
December 7th 2018, 1:30 – 6:00 pm
Haus der Universität, Schlösslistr 4, Bern
Subscribe here

Speakers/Program to be announced



We are proud to announce that the SCRM Platform is now a member of NTN-Biotechnet Switzerland.
In this context, the SCRM Platform has founded the national, private/public platform for “Translational and Clinical Bio-Manufacturing” (TCBM) together with Wyss Zurich. 

TCBM at Biotechnet

Applicaton for seed funding, draft rules and regulations

SCRM Bern and Wyss Zurich have the lead of this platform with the objectives

  • to foster exchange and collaborations between academic groups active in cell therapy
  • share experience in GMP compliance and take a unified position in regulatory negotiations and
  • foster collaborations with Industry

TCBM Foundation members Mai 25 2018, Haus der Universität Bern

From left to right:

René Aeberhard, SCRM/TCBM Platform Secretariat; Prof. Benjamin Gantenbein, SCRM Steering Committee; Anke Wixmerten, University Hospital Basel; Dr. Sylvie Miot, University Hospital Basel; Dr. Martin Kayser, Wyss Zurich; Dr. Alessia Bottos, University Hospital Basel; Dr. Claudio Brunold, Insel University Hospital Bern; Prof. Eliane J. Müller, SCRM/TCBM Platform Lead, University & Insel University Hospital Bern; Dr. Steffen M. Zeisberger, TCBM Platform Lead, Wyss Zurich; Dr. Marie-Noelle Giraud, TCBM Steering Committee, University of Freiburg; Prof. Dr. med. Gabriela M. Baerlocher, Insel University Hospital Bern; Dr. PD Paul Zajac, SCRM Steering Committee, University Hospital Basel; Prof. Kobi Benenson, ETH ZH Basel; Dr. Jean-Francois Brunet, TCBM Steering Committee, CHUV - Centre hospitalier universitaire Vaudois.



IPLASS Announcement

Invitation letter, program and registration form for the launch of the Translational and Clinical Bio-Manufacturing (TCBM) Platform

There is a special package deal for the IPLASS registration fee for SCRM members only. Click on the TCBM invitation letter above for more information.

Abstract submission for the congress, deadline June 15, 2018:


International Stem Cell Conference Basel 2018

“Stem Cell Dynamics Throughout Life: From Development to the Adult”

29.-31. August 2018
ZLF Hebelstrasse, Basel, Switzerland

For conference information, see



SCRM Network Point - Network Seminars

for PIs and their teams

next seminar to be announced
Past invitations, networking info: here          


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