Welcome to HumEn
An EU-funded research partnership
working towards stem cell therapies for diabetes
A coordinated and collaborative effort
six European stem cell-research groups
three industrial partners

Welcome to HumEn. We’re an EU-funded research partnership. We aim to develop insulin-producing beta cells from pluripotent stem cells, for diabetes. Learn more...

News and Events

Recent news and events from the project:

Making beta cells, simply

With the vision of providing a cell therapy for type 1 diabetes patients,  HumEn scientists have simplified a way to make Beta cells.

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The Birth of Beta Cells

The inside story being uncovered by scientists. Discovering how beta cells are made during development is taking HumEn scientists closer to creating beta cells for Diabetes Therapy.

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HumEn took part in the Eurostemcell Wikithon on 20th July to change the way the world reads about diabetes and stem cells.

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