Regenerative Medicine is a primary research focus of Tulane University and the Tulane National Primate Research Center, with areas of emphasis including: Cell Therapy (Adult Stem Cells), Tissue and Organ Engineering, and Gene Therapy. Tulane scientists have extensive experience with developing and testing of novel therapies on Cardiovascular Health & Complex Chronic Conditions (i.e. Hypertension, Diabetes, etc.); Neurodegenerative diseases; Pulmonary diseases; Infectious Diseases; Wounds; and Oncology. Our scientists have expertise with in vitro assays and a range of in vivo models including rodent and non-human primate animal models, as well as in human clinical trials – and have collaborations spanning the entire globe, with all types and sizes of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. We are highly motivated to continue our emergence as a modern research University as we continually evolve our new paradigm for strategic alliances to best serve the needs of our collaborators.