October 11, 2017 is Stem Cell Awareness Day, a day when we celebrate the progress we’ve made and look forward to the future of stem cell research as it continues to revolutionize medicine.
Let’s talk clinical trials, ALS, and California funding for stem cell research
Only a year ago, Lucas was a paraplegic. Now he’s throwing the first pitch at a baseball game.
Meet Kris Boesen, one of the five previously paralyzed patients who saw increased mobility after participating in University of Southern California and Asterias Biotherapeutics’ human clinical trial.
Stem cell therapy offers the most immediate form of hope for people who suffer from sickle cell disease. Watch our whiteboard video to see how.
When you get sick, do you ever wondered where medicines come from? Watch how stem cell therapies go from the lab, all the way to treating actual patients.
Watch our video about how stem cells could help people suffering from degenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Type 1 Diabetes, or Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Find out what stem cells are, where they come from, how they are used in medicine today, and what promise they hold for medicine tomorrow.
Thanks to stem cell research funded by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, a cure for SCID could be not far off.
On April 22, 2017, the Americans for Cures community gathered and joined the March for Science in four cities in California. The March for Science, held on Earth Day, is a global, nonpartisan movement to defend the vital role science plays in our health, safety, economies, and governments. People marched in Washington, DC and cities around…