Daily MailPatients condemned to die by NHS ban on leukaemia lifelineDaily MailPatients suffering a leukaemia relapse have been 'handed a death sentence' by an NHS decision to deny funding for a second lifesaving stem cell transplant if their first one fails. In a joint letter to the Department of Health, some of the leading ...
Science DailyScientists aim to create the world's largest sickle cell disease stem cell libraryScience DailyScientists at the Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) at Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) are creating an induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-based research library that opens the door to invaluable […]
Proactive Investors AustraliaCynata Therapeutics secures funds to progress stem cell technologyProactive Investors AustraliaThe company intends to use the proceeds of the placement and the FUJIFILM investment to accelerate the development of its Cymerus therapeutic mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) technology. Cynata is developing cellular therapies to treat respi […]
New York TimesThe Stem-Cell Revolution Is Coming — SlowlyNew York TimesIn 2001, President George W. Bush issued an executive order banning federal funding for new sources of stem cells developed from preimplantation human embryos. The action stalled research and discouraged scientists. Five years later, a Kyoto University ...How the discovery of stem cells r […]
News-Medical.netStem Cell Research for Fighting Degenerative Disc DiseaseNews-Medical.netCurrent first-line therapies, including spinal fusion and physical therapy, address only the symptoms, and do not treat the underlying degeneration. But now, applying gene therapy, tissue engineering, and stem cell research to treat the degeneration ...California voters […]