World Stem Cell Summit

World Stem Cell Summit Pt.2 10/06

WWJ Newsradio 950 technology editor Matt Roush talks with Bernard Siegel, executive director of the Genetics Policy Institute in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., and founder and organizer of the World Stem Cell Summit, held Oct. […]


World Stem Cell Summit Pt.1 10/06

WWJ Newsradio 950 technology editor Matt Roush talks with Dr. Max Wicha, professor of internal medicine at the Univesrity of Michigan and director of the UM Comprehensive Cancer Center, about research into killing breast cancer […]


Stopping Breast Cancer Stem Cells Key To Cure

The key to a cure for breast cancer may lie in turning off breast cancer’s stem cells, according to a discussion Wednesday at the World Stem Cell Summit in Detroit.


Stem Cell Summit: Cure For Paralysis And More?

More news on clinical trials for stem cell cures for some of mankind’s most dreaded diseases emerged Tuesday from the World Stem Cell Summit in Detroit. Thomas Okarma, president and CEO of Menlo Park, Calif.-based […]


Stem Cell Summit: Whose DNA Is It?

Is your DNA yours? Your fellow human beings’? The Almighty’s? Controversies ranging from the strange case of Henrietta Lacks to the more recent dustup involving the Havasu Indians of the Grand Canyon to the poignant […]


World Stem Cell Summit Opens In Detroit

The 2010 World Stem Cell Summit convened Monday in Detroit with greetings from the three presidents that make up Michigan’s University Research Corridor — Lou Anna K. Simon of Michigan State University, Mary Sue Coleman […]


World Stem Cell Summit in Detroit 10/03

A WWJ on air interview with Dr. Eva Feldman director of University of Michigan’s A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute  .


UM Creates State's First Human Embryonic Stem Cell Line

As hundreds of stem cell researchers gather in Detroit for this week’s global Stem Cell Summit, University of Michigan researchers announced Sunday that they had created the state’s first human embryonic stem cell line, achieving […]


Wayne State Profs Show Home Field Advantage At Stem Cell Summit

Detroit’s Wayne State University will showcase its novel Great Lakes Stem Cell Commercialization Center before an audience of more than 1,200 of the world’s most influential stem cell stakeholders in science, business, policy, law, ethics […]


Stem Cell Summit 09/25

World-renowned researchers will be coming to Detroit in early October for the World Stem Cell Summit.  Joining us live is Jim Eliason  the executive director of the Great Lakes Stem Cell Commercialization Center, a stem […]