Monthly Archives: November, 2014

Major Advance Using Ethical Stem Cells

As seen in NRL News October 2014 Cellular Dynamics International (CDI), a Madison, Wisconsin-based company, has been awarded a $1.2 million contract from the National Eye Institute to engineer stem cells acquired ethically for potential treatment of macular degenera...

Nadal Set for Spinal Procedure

As seen in AP – Nov 12, 2014 BARCELONA, Spain — Rafael Nadal’s doctor says the 14-time Grand Slam winner will receive stem cell treatment on his ailing back. Angel Ruiz-Cotorro told The Associated Press by phone on Monday that, “we are going to put cells in a jo...

Growing a blood vessel in a week

As seen in Science Daily – October 24, 2014 Summary: The technology for creating new tissues from stem cells has taken a giant leap forward. Three tablespoons of blood are all that is needed to grow a brand new blood vessel in just seven days. This is shown in a new...