Six New UM Stem Cell Lines Now Publicly AvailableSix new human embryonic stem cell lines derived at the University of Michigan have just been placed on the National Institutes of Health's registry, making the cells available for federally funded research.
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UM: Banning Funding For Embryonic Stem Cell Research Derails Other Important WorkBanning federal funding for human embryonic stem cell research would have "disastrous consequences" on the study of a promising and increasingly popular new stem cell type that is not derived from human embryos, according to a University of Michigan researcher and his colleagues.
Taubman Boosts Support To UM To $142 MillionBillionaire businessman A. Alfred Taubman has become the University of Michigan’s largest individual donor ever, with total giving of more than $142 million.
UM Creates State's First Disease-Specific Human Embryonic Stem Cell LinesUniversity of Michigan researchers have created the state's first human embryonic stem cell lines that carry the genes responsible for inherited disease. The achievement will enable scientists here to study the onset and progression of genetic disorders and to search for new treatments.
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