June 6, 2016

This Medical Treatment Is Potentially Groundbreaking. So Why Isn’t It Available?

(New York Magazine) – In the future, transfusions of aborted fetal stem cells might help those suffering from debilitating illness. But at the moment, it’s illegal for doctors to perform stem-cell therapy in the United States — though that doesn’t … Read More

June 3, 2016

Stanford Researchers ‘Stunned’ by Stem Cell Experiment That Helped Stroke Patient Walk

(Washington Post) – Stanford researchers studying the effect of stem cells injected directly into the brains of stroke patients said Thursday that they were “stunned” by the extent to which the experimental treatment restored motor function in some of the patients. While the research involved only 18 … Read More

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