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Discovery Offers New Hope to Repair Spinal Cord Injuries

By Dana G. Smith, PhD / Gladstone News / April 24, 2017

Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes created a special type of neuron from human stem cells that could potentially repair spinal cord injuries. 300 more words

Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Research

Growing interest in stem cell research

Dozens of adult stem cell treatments are moving through clinical trials and showing early success, raising hopes that some could reach the market within five years. 1,248 more words


Recent Breakthroughs in Stem Cell Research Reveal That, Yes, Diabetes Can One Day Be Curable.

For Doug Melton, a researcher at Harvard University, his work with stem cell research has been fueled by his personal lifeā€”he has a son and daughter who both have type 1 diabetes. 194 more words


Stem cell centre coming to Kamloops?

My curiosity was sparked when I read that a stem cell centre was opening in Kamloops (Kamloops This Week, March 21, 2017).

So I went to the location of the centre at 470 Columbia St only to find a parking lot. 496 more words


Study shows stem cell therapy is safe for stroke patients; may aid recovery if given early

Dr. David C. Hess, stroke specialist and chairman of the Department of Neurology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. Credit: Phil Jones… 8 more words

Regenerative Medicine