Stem Cell News

Date Posted
Article Title
5/30/2002
Discarded Fat Cells Are Showing Some Nerve

Cells from mice behave briefly like them, but it's early

5/15/2002
Liver Cells From Bone Marrow Stem Cells?

University researchers announce successful lab experiments

5/10/2002
Should You Bank Your Baby's Blood?

Umbilical cord rich in stem cells, but saving it may be waste of money

4/30/2002
Take Your Fat to the Bank

Deposit from liposuction remains can be source of stem cells later

3/13/2002
Value of Adult Stem Cells Questioned

Studies find tissues they generate may not be all their own

1/31/2002
Unfertilized Monkey Embryos Yield Stem Cells

Technology may be way around ethical objections to research

1/28/2002
Monkey Stem Cells May Ease Parkinson's

Scientists, using higher mammal, convert them to dopamine neurons

1/24/2002
Early Stem Cell Therapy Cures 'Bubble Boy' Disease

Transplant in first month of life nearly guarantees survival

1/8/2002
Stem Cells Show Promise for Parkinson's

Study in mice, rats raises hope for therapy without fetal cells

1/2/2002
New Cells Can Grow in an Old Heart

A new hope for repairing heart damage

12/10/2001
The Art of Growing Brain Cells

American and Israeli research teams turn human stem cells into neural precursor cells

8/24/2001
Mixed Stem Cell Revelation Doesn't Alarm Many

Government, researcher says stem cells grown on rodent cells not a barrier to research at this time

8/15/2001
Neural Stem Cells Isolated from Adult Mice

Source could sidestep embryonic stem cell controversy

8/10/2001
Bush's Stem Cell Plan Gets Mixed Review

Compromise to fund limited embryo research prompts optimism, outcry

8/7/2001
Cloning Gets an Airing

Advocates and opponents speak out at hearing

8/1/2001
Stem Cells May Mend Broken Heart

Embryo tissue can become cardiac muscle, Israeli study finds

7/30/2001
Poll: Most Americans Support Stem Cell Research

President Bush mulls government position

7/11/2001
Human Embryos Made for Stem Cell Factories

Successful study highlights emotional debate over the nature of such research

5/3/2001
Use of Marrow Widens

Stem cells become parts of other organs in mice