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Buzzfeed Advocates for US to Partake in Unethical Three Parent Embryos

Buzzfeed recently published an article that advocates for three parent embryos. While I respect their right to free speech, I must inform you on their shortcomings. 745 more words

US News

Scientist uses body's healing power to offer EB patients hope

Jonathan Pitre’s chance for a new, less painful life is due to a Czech-born scientist who couldn’t turn away a desperate mother one decade ago. 729 more words

Local News

CIRM’s Randy Mills: New FDA rules for stem cells won't fix the problem

For the last two days the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been holding a hearing in Bethesda, Maryland on new regulations that would tighten control over stem cell treatments. 713 more words

Paralyzed Man Regains Use of Arms and Hands After Experimental Stem Cell Therapy at Keck Hospital of USC

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LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Keck Medical Center of USC today announced that a team of doctors became the first in California to inject an experimental treatment made from stem cells, AST-OPC1, into the damaged cervical spine of a recently paralyzed 21-year-old man as part of a multi-center clinical trial. 203 more words

Regenerative Medicine

Protect Stem Cell Science from Stem Cell Quackery

FULL ARTICLE LINK: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
Keep the Opportunities, Lose the Opportunists
Authors: Graham Parker, Ph.D. and Jeanne F. Loring, Ph.D.

A recent article focused attention on the proliferation of unregulated clinics in the U.S. 228 more words

Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Research

Frozen Embryos: The Key to Cure By: Sophie W. and Isabella V.

 What happens when a couple has children naturally, and they don’t need their frozen embryos anymore? Or perhaps they separate or decide not to have children. 941 more words

2016-2017 Biomed

Sneak Peak of our New Blog Series and the 10 Years of iPSCs Cell Symposium

New Blog Series

A decade has passed since Dr. Shinya Yamanaka and his colleagues discovered the Nobel Prize-winning technology called induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs). These stem cells can be derived from adult tissue and can develop into any cell type in the body. 343 more words

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