About us

The Cell Therapy Network (TerCel) is a collaborative project that began its activity under the first call RETICs of the Carlos III Health Institute in 2003 with the aim of promoting research in cell therapy and transfer scientific advances in this field to the patients of the National Health System.
The TerCel Network is made up of 32 research groups from all over Spain that include more than 350 basic researchers, clinicians and medical professionals working together, under a multidisciplinary and cooperative approach, with the main objective of discovering and describing the mechanisms of beneficial actions of cell therapy in human diseases through the development of experimental approaches, including transplantation of autologous and heterologous cells from different cell populations (adult, embryonic or IPSC), to improve the health of patients.