I like seeing the latest news about stem cell research. The amazing technology certainly won’t extend my own 83-year-old life beyond its estimated 90 years, but who knows what impact the science may hold for my kids, grandchildren, and great grandki…Continue Reading
In his recent interview with ABC News anchor Diane Sawyer, Michael J. Fox said that stem cell research may not yield solutions for people with Parkinson’s disease as soon as other potential therapies.
Appearing with Debi Brooks, his foundation’s …Continue Reading
On February 6, an article in the online journal Nature Medicine produced another moment of excitement for me. Researchers at UC-Davis Health Systems managed to direct stem cells to increase bone strength and growth. The successful test was conducted o…Continue Reading
While the results involved only two people, there’s still reason for excitement in last week’s report – published in the online journal The Lancet – that two women experienced improved vision after embryonic stem cell therapy.
Said Dr. Steven…Continue Reading
On September 28, I wrote on a study about creating dopamine-producing brain cells from embryonic stem cells. The story carried big implications for possible PD therapy. (http://bit.ly/mROIHr)
On October 21, I wrote about the Vatican’s signing a…Continue Reading