Get To Know Your Scientific Advisory Board: Dr. Matthias Hebrok

Matthias Hebrok, PhD is a leading researcher in diabetes, answers a few quick questions about new stem cells discoveries and dinner parties! read more

The New CIRM President is Unstoppable!

Let’s talk clinical trials, ALS, and California funding for stem cell research read more

Stem Cell Awareness Day: Messages of Hope

In the days since Stem Cell Awareness Day, we are more inspired than ever in our fight for treatments and cures. That inspiration is thanks to ... read more

Benefit # 10 (of 71) of the California Stem Cell Program: STEM CELL DECISION-MAKING?

First, for readers wanting more information on ALS, the subject of one of my previous pieces, let me refer you to an outstanding article by Dr. ... read more

Benefit #9 (of 71) from the California Stem Cell Program: Fighting ALS

Imagine a high school, with 1,000 students. But all of them are deathly sick; their limbs are failing, the muscles growing weak; they are ... read more

Top 5 Stem Cell Research Milestones in the Last 12 Months

October 11, 2017 is Stem Cell Awareness Day. On this day, we celebrate the progress of stem cell research. We reflect on the past year to ... read more

Benefit # 8 (of 71) of the California Stem Cell Program: “Battling AIDS”

A member of the California stem cell program’s board of directors, and San Francisco County Supervisor Jeff Sheehy is a tall, broad-shouldered man, ... read more

An Interview with Dr. Clive Svendsen

Recently, I had the pleasure of speaking with an incredibly accomplished yet humble scientist, Dr. Clive Svendsen, director of the Cedars-Sinai ... read more

Benefit # 7 (of 71) from the California Stem Cell Program: FIGHTING ARTHRITIS

My wife Gloria tries to only use our home stairs twice daily: coming down in the morning, and climbing back up at night. You would ... read more