Sean Morrison Laboratory, the Hamon Laboratory for Stem Cell and Cancer Biology

In the News

November 2013

Nov. 27, 2013 — Researchers at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern, the University of California at San Francisco and the University of Michigan have solved a mystery that has stumped scientists for years, discovering how leukemia-causing mutations enable pre-leukemic stem cells to outperform their healthy counterparts.


Nov. 7, 2013 — Two groups of scientists at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern have made complementary discoveries that break new ground on efforts to turn back the body’s clock on cellular activity, paving the way for a better understanding of stem cells, tissue growth and regeneration.