The Norwegian Center for Stem Cell Research is a national center dedicated to basic and translational stem cell research, technical training, and public education









Our mission is 4-fold:

1) To carry out internationally competitive basic and translational research into human stem cell biology

2) To maintain state-of-the-art technological platforms for the production, characterization and differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells

3) To facilitate the use of human stem cells in clinical experiments and trials

4) To provide expertise and knowledge about human stem cell biology, technology and use to Norwegian researchers and clinicians, patients and their support groups, and health and government policy makers  


Contact information for general requests:
Phone: +47 22851135 

Media inquiries:
Inquiries from the media should be made to Gry Selje Holme by email or telephone.

Patient inquiries:
All patient inquiries should be made by email to Gry Selje Holme. The Center can not administer patient inquiries made through any other channels.


We congratulate Stem Cell Center Group Leader

Arne Klungland - Winner of Excellent Researcher Award


Arne Klungland’s research field concerns DNA repair and DNA and RNA modifications. He is a most dynamic and creative researcher and is in the forefront of this highly competitive area. He has developed new methods for the study of DNA modifications, of which several have been patented and commercialized. Professor Klungland has a major impact on the research environment and has supported many young researchers who now have leading positions. Professor Klungland has demonstrated expertise and skills in applying basic science discoveries to common clinical problems and has a major impact on significant collaborative activities. Undoubtedly, Arne Klungland will continue to play a leading role and guarantee innovative research at Oslo University Hospital.

More   11.06.2018 

New article on 3D printing

Joel Glover at the Stem Cell Center - Dagens Næringsliv on June 1st


DN Teknologi: Interview by Magnus Eidem

Click to read the article here!


More   07.06.2018