​Directors' Message 

The Aga Khan University – University of Ca​​lifornia, San Francisco (UCSF) partnership has begun a comprehensive and integrated research programme at AKU in stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. ​​


The Centre for Regenerative Medicine is developing a cadre of stem cell scientists, clinicians, research associates, trainees and students under highest pedagogical, ethical, scientific and medical standards, working in a state of the art research centre in collaboration with colleagues at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research at the University of California, San Francisco. ​


Professor El-​Nasir M. A. Lalani   

Director, Centre for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research

Aga Khan University, Karachi



Profe​​ssor Arn​​​old Kriegstein​ 

Di​r​​​ector, Eli a​​nd Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Resear​ch 

University of California, San Francisco ​​

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