Gerhard Bauer, B.S.

Gerhard Bauer, B.S.



Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


  • Adjunct Professor
  • Laboratory Director, GMP Facility


UC Davis Institute for Regenerative Cures (IRC)

2921 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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B.S., Educational Eval for the U.S. (Foundation for International Studies), Seattle WA 1990

Professional Memberships

American Society of Gene Therapy

UC Davis Institutional Biosafety Committee

UC Davis Medical School Admissions Committee

UC Davis Translational Research Integration and Compliance Committee

Honors and Awards

Dean's Team Award for Excellence-Electronic Medical Records Task Force, 2013

Dean's Team Award for Excellence in Research, UC Davis, 2010

Appreciation Award, UC Davis, 2009

Select Recent Publications

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Fury B, Klassen H, Bauer G. Manufacturing of Clinical Grade Cellular Products Under GMP Conditions, Marco A. Zarbin, Mandeep S. Singh, Ricardo P. Casaroli-Marano, (ed). Cell-Based Therapy for Degenerative Retinal Diseases, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, Cham. 2019;5:81-95.

Yuan O, Lin C, Wagner J, Archard JA, Deng P, Halmai J, Bauer G, Fink KD, Fury B, Perotti NH, Walker JE, Pollock K, Apperson M, Butters J, Belafsky P, Farwell DG, Kuhn M, Nolta J, Anderson JD. Exosomes Derived from Human Primed Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induce Mitosis and Potentiate Growth Factor Secretion. Stem Cells Dev. 2019 Mar 15;28(6):398-409. doi:10.1089/scd.2018.0200. Epub 2019 Feb 26.

Fierro FA, Magner N, Beegle, J, Dahlenburg H, Logan White J, Zhou P, Pepper K, Fury B, Coleal-Bergum DP, Bauer G, Gruenloh W, Annett G, Pifer C, Nolta JA. Mesenchymal stem/stromal cells genetically engineered to produce vascular endothelial growth factor for revascularization in wound healing and ischemic conditions. Transfusion. 2019 Feb;59(S1): 893-897. doi:10.1111/trf.14914.  Epub 2018 Nov 1.

Bauer G, Elsallab M, Abou-El-Enein M. Concise Review: A Comprehensive Analysis of Reported Adverse Events in Patients Receiving Unproven Stem Cell-Based Interventions. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2018 Sep;7(9):676-685. doi:10.1002/sctm.17-0282. Epub 2018 Jul 31.

Reidling JC, Relaño-Ginés A, Holley SM, Ochaba J, Moore C, Fury B, Lau A, Tran AH, Yeung S, Salamati D, Zhu C, Hatami A, Cepeda C, Barry JA, Kamdjou T, King A, Coleal-Bergum D, Franich NR, LaFerla FM, Steffan JS, Blurton-Jones M, Meshul CK, Bauer G, Levine, MS, Chesselet, MF, Thompson, LM. Human Neural Stem Cell Transplantation Rescues Functional Deficits in R6/2 and Q140 Huntington's Disease Mice. Stem Cell Reports. 2018 Jan 9;10(1):58-72. doi:10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.11.005. Epub 2017 Dec 7.

Holley SM, Kamdjou T, Reidling JC, Fury B, Coleal-Bergum D, Bauer G, Thompson LM, Levine MS, Cepeda C. Therapeutic effects of stem cells in rodent models of Huntington's disease: Review and electrophysiological findings. CNS Neurosci Ther. 2018 Apr;24(4):329–342. Published online 2018 Mar 6. doi:10.1111/cns.12839.

Lacher MD, Bauer G, Fury B, Graeve S, Fledderman EL, Petrie TD, Coleal-Bergum DP, Hackett T, Perotti NH, Kong YY, Kwok WW, Wagner JP, Wiseman CL, Williams WV. SV-BR-1-GM, a Clinically Effective GM-CSF-Secreting Breast Cancer Cell Line, Expresses an Immune Signature and Directly Activates CD4+ T Lymphocytes. Front Immunol. 2018 May 15;9:776. doi:10.3389/fimmu.2018.00776.

Abou-El-Enein M, Cathomen T, Ivics Z, June CH, Renner M, Schneider CK, Bauer G. Human Genome Editing in the Clinic: New Challenges in Regulatory Benefit-Risk Assessment. Cell Stem Cell. 2017 Oct 5;21(4):427-430. doi:10.1016/j.stem.2017.09.007.

Bauer G, Abou-El-Enein M, Kent A, Poole B, Forte M. The path to successful commercialization of cell and gene therapies: empowering patient advocates. Cytotherapy. 2017 Feb;19(2):293-298. doi:10.1016/j.jcyt.2016.10.017. Epub 2016 Dec 9.

Park SS, Moisseiev E, Bauer G, Anderson JD, Grant MB, Zam A, Zawadzki RJ, Werner JS, Nolta JA. Advances in bone marrow stem cell therapy for retinal dysfunction. Prog Retin Eye Res. 2017 Jan;56:148-165. doi:10.1016/j.preteyeres.2016.10.002. Epub 2016 Oct 23.