Centre for Stem Cell Research (CSCR)

Centre Info

Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Choo Kong Bung
Centre Description:

Established on 1 May, 2011 to coordinating stem cell research in UTAR.  The centre aims to promote multi-disciplinary stem cell research activities leading to the advancement of knowledge on the mechanisms of stem cell reprogramming and stem cell differentiation focusing on both basic, clinical and translational aspects of stem cell research, leading to the translation of basic research findings into clinical benefits and improvement in the quality of healthcare in Malaysia.

Research Area:
  • Development Of Core Technological Platforms & Facilities For Stem Cell Research
  • Development Of Disease Models Focussing On Cancers
  • Development Of Clinical Applications Of Mscs Isolated From Various Sources
  • Development Of Strategies For Cell Therapy Of Diseases
  • Development Of Aesthetic Medicine Focussing On Hair Regeneration