Three patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis will be permitted to receive a second dose of stem cells delivered directly to the spinal cord, in a clinical trial being led by the University of Michigan’s Eva Feldman, M.D.
Embryonic stem-cell research supporters have created a coalition to unify advocates nationwide who envision treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, spinal cord injuries and other ailments.
Stem cell skeptics have been asking for years, where are the cures? Well, stick around. Spectacular cures may be coming soon, and they have a University of Michigan connection.
University of Michigan researchers have created their first human embryonic stem cell line and one of only a handful in the nation made without potential contamination from other animal material, the lead scientist said Sunday.
As scientists and researchers from across the world arrive in Detroit for the World Stem Cell Summit, the Detroit Science Center is hosting a free public education day Sunday.