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What is Benefit of Cord Blood Banking For Your Family?

Stem cell treatment has been a controversial topic over the last decade. Advanced stem cell research findings have been offering a promising approach to revolutionise the future of medicine. 348 more words

Cord Blood Banking

EU Court confirms Brüstle Judgment on human embryos

The Court of Justice of the EU has confirmed its interpretation of the term “human embryo”. In a new case concerning the patentability of processes covering the use of parthenogenetically-activated human ova, the High Court of Justice for England and Wales submitted a preliminary question to the CJEU, asking whether the concept of “human embryo”, as interpreted in the judgment in the case of… 293 more words

Bioethics

SCI and Stem Cell Clinical Trials: What’s the Latest?

In this Google Hangout, Jane Lebkowski, PhD, president of research and development at Asterias Biotherapeutics, and Kevin Whittlesey, PhD, a CIRM science officer discuss the latest progress in stem cell-based research for treatment of spinal cord injury. 29 more words

Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Research