Hanaway, Brunner join Kinder in opposition to embryonic stem cell research

Two more candidates seeking the Republican nomination for governor said Wednesday that they oppose embryonic stem cell research. In emails to the Tribune, former House Speaker and U.S. Attorney Catherine Hanaway and wealthy retired businessman John Brunner …


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Commence Bio to Present at 2015 Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa

SPARKS, MD, Oct 01, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Commence Bio, Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development of MSC1 and MSC2 cellular immunotherapy platforms for cancer and inflammatory diseases, announced today that Thomas Isett, Chief …


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Australia’s ‘nutty professor’ takes a spin on an $80,000 giant robotic arm after stunning the world with his bizarre third ear grown with stem cells

The Australian performance artist who grew a third ear on his forearm has taken a stomach churning ride on his newest work of art – a large orange robotic arm. Stelarc, head of the Alternate Anatomies Laboratory at Curtin University in Perth, Western …


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Koster Criticizes ‘Assault’ on Missouri Stem Cell Research

Republicans and Democrats are looking for ways to drive more voters to the polls, and one way could be to put embryonic stem cell research on the ballot. Missouri voters passed a ballot measure in 2006 to protect any stem cell research, stem cell therapies …


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Rescuing intestinal stem cells from attack in type 1 diabetes

Up to 80 percent of people with long-standing type 1 diabetes develop gastrointestinal symptoms—abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation and fecal incontinence—that severely diminish quality of life. Research at Boston …


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A snapshot of stem cell expression

Researchers on the Wellcome Genome Campus reveal new genes involved in stem cell pluripotency, new subpopulations of cells and new methods to find meaning in the data. Published in Cell Stem Cell, the findings have implications for the study of early …


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Tulsa man hopes stem cell is key to Multiple Sclerosis treatment

FOX23’s Shae Rozzi investigated Stem Cell Tourism A Tulsa man living with Multiple Sclerosis for 15 years plans to travel to Panama for umbilical cord stem cell treatment Treatment is not FDA approved nor is it being tested in clinical trials in the U.S …


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Stem Cell Trial Aims to Cure Age-Related Macular Degeneration

London surgeons carried out a pioneering stem cell treatment in an ongoing trial for age-related macular degeneration (AMD). On Tuesday, a 60-year-old woman became the first person in the U.K. to receive the operation to cure the most common form of blindness.


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BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics to Present at 2015 Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa

HACKENSACK, N.J. and PETACH TIKVAH, Israel, Oct. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, will be presenting at the annual Partnering Forum, part …


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Stem Cells Market Size To Reach $170.1 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global stem cells market size is expected to reach USD 170.15 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is expected to grow because of increasing research and development to develop therapeutic solution for …


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