Characterization of the immune-regulatory function of umbilical cord mesenchymal stromal cells as potential therapeutic tools in inflammation and allogenicity.

Project: Research/Creation Project

Project Details


The team proposing this project, the District Institute of Science, Biotechnology and Innovation for Health (IDCBIS), guarantees the sufficiency of cells and tissues and blood components to meet health needs in the specialized treatment of diseases. For the optimal development of biological and therapeutic products, this institute has a reference blood bank for the district, supplying approximately 75 percent of the transfusion needs of hospitals and other health centers, also with a tissue bank certified by Invima in compliance with good practices and its high standards in safety and quality in terms of tissue distribution: corneas, skin and finally with the Umbilical Cord Blood Bank, which is the first public one in Colombia.


Enfermedades huérfanas, autoinmunes y neurodegenerativas

Commitments / Obligations

Proyecto asociado con DCBIS.
Short titleEnfermedades huérfanas, autoinmunes y neurodegenerativas
Effective start/end date1/12/181/12/21

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Main Funding Source

  • National


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