Stem cell research
The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine decided on Thursday to approve $150 million in grants for fighting deadly diseases.
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.
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 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.
A new building dedicated entirely to stem cell research offers rich opportunities for collaboration, said officials at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
A Menlo Park company has marked a milestone in stem cell research, taking a revolutionary first step involving human trials.
WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Obama administration has appealed a federal judge’s order that undercuts federally funded embryonic stem cell research.
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 […]