Stem cell research


California Stem Cell Agency Approves $150M In Grants To Fight Diseases

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine decided on Thursday to approve $150 million in grants for fighting deadly diseases.



Menlo Park’s Geron Halting Stem Cell Research, Laying Off Staff

Money troubles have forced the first company doing a government-approved test of embryonic stem cell therapy to discontinue further stem cell programs and lay off much of its staff.


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Phil Matier: Controversial Use Of Funds In Stem Cell Research

While budget problems have forced many state departments to cut back California’s stem cell research, one agency recently agreed to pay its new leader one of the highest salaries in state government.


The Ray and Dagmar Dolby Regeneration Building is the headquarters of the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCSF

Stem Cell Research Building Opens At UCSF

The University of California at San Francisco’s Parnassus campus is now officially the home to a new state of the art stem cell research building.


Image of the Lorry I. Lokey Stem Cell Research facility (

Stanford Unveils Country’s Largest Stem Cell Research Facility

A new building dedicated entirely to stem cell research offers rich opportunities for collaboration, said officials at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

CBS San Francisco–10/28/2010

Vial of human embryonic stem cells (AP)

Menlo Park Firm Launches First Trial Of Human Stem Cell Therapy

A Menlo Park company has marked a milestone in stem cell research, taking a revolutionary first step involving human trials.


Obama Administration Appeals Order Blocking Stem Cell Research

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Obama administration has appealed a federal judge’s order that undercuts federally funded embryonic stem cell research.


CA Likely Spared Brunt of Stem Cell Ruling

Monday’s ruling halting federal funding for human stem cell research will stop some important projects in California, but the Institute for Regenerative Medicine does not believe the impact here will be as great as in […]