Charles E. Murry
University of Washington, WA, United States
Dr. Charles (Chuck) Murry received his MD-PhD at Duke University, studying myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury. He did residency training in Pathology at the University of Washington, followed by fellowships in vascular biology and diagnostic cardiovascular pathology. He is currently a professor of Pathology, Bioengineering, and Medicine/Cardiology at the UW. Dr. Murry’s research focuses on stem cell biology, emphasizing differentiation of the human cardiovascular system and using these cells to study diseases and to regenerate damaged tissues. His group is a world leader in heart regeneration and is working toward a clinical trial using cardiomyocyte therapy. Murry is Director of the UW Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Director of the UW Medicine Heart Regeneration Program, and Co-Director of the UW Center for Cardiovascular Biology.
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