stem cell research

By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog, Medical Discovery News While this all sounds great, when you really think about
I do not think President-elect Donald Trump has his mind completely made up on the subject of stem cell research. Certainly I cannot find any quotes from him opposing the research.
"Approximately 15% of American adults (37.5 million!) aged 18 or over report some hearing loss." Discouraging? Not really
Half a century ago, my wife Gloria was attacked by a sexual predator.
Lately this nonsense with price gouging made me wonder if there were alternatives. What if we could somehow cut out the middleman of pharmaceutical companies and instead look to something else for a solution?
It is time to discuss, once again, the lifting of a moratorium on research. We are not talking about the CRISPR genome-editing moratorium, but about the 20 August announcement by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) to lift the moratorium on research involving chimeric human/non-human embryos.
Fremont, California is home to both Asterias Biotherapeutics, the company which provided the embryonic stem cells which were
What if there was a cure for a terrible disease you or a loved one suffered from--but a politician passed a law against that cure? Sound ridiculous? Maybe not. Consider Missouri Senator Roy Blunt (66), Republican, who has been in office for more than twenty years, and who seems to judges medical science by his ideological opinions.
In a state which may vote blue this November, Ayotte goes to great lengths to sound independent, almost like a Democrat. But is she?
The Ohio Senate race between Ted Strickland (D) and Rob Portman (R) may be the most important political fight of our lives.
In what appears to be an attempt to balance his anti-research stance, Marco Rubio put his name on a bill which sounds good: Senate Resolution 36. So where's the money for it?
If you are a billionaire and you want to influence the system, all you need to do is pick your party or your candidate, make
We are in the throes of an election season in which divisive issues are at the forefront. One issue that a majority of Americans can agree on is advancing research to combat deadly and debilitating diseases.
REPUBLICAN PARTY GOES OFF THE DEEP END Roman was the inspiration for a California law, the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury
This year's International Society for Stem Cell Researchers (ISSCR) conference was enormous, three vast floors of San Francisco's magnificent Moscone West convention center.
A key policy was a willingness to seek out information from outside experts first, and then adapt their suggestions to fit
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The project is so controversial that the National Institutes of Health has refused to fund it. The researchers are relying
Nearly one in two Americans suffer a "chronic" (long-lasting or incurable) disease or disability. These are our family members, people we know and love.
Sometimes we can be our own worst critics! I can't tell you how often I've heard people say that fewer Catholics attend Church anymore.