1. rocmg

    NIH to offer stem cell research guidelines

    NIH to offer stem cell research guidelines By Ian Swanson Posted: 04/17/09 02:13 PM [ET] The National Institutes of Health will publish draft guidelines next week governing federal funding for human embryonic stem cell research. Acting NIH Director Raynard Kington said the guidelines are the...
  2. rocmg

    Al Gore on board for $20M stem cell venture

    saw this and it gave me my daily injection of hope. i would be curious to know if, with all the good things that are bound to occur in science in the next ten years, would this change PALS minds to vent? My mum is determined not to vent, although it is something we haven't talked a great deal...
  3. M

    If anyone can answer to my few questions on MND

    Q1:confused: . I have been hearing about "embryonic stem cell" treatement for MND. Some say Good, other say BAD.... What is the truth? Are there any sideeffects ? :confused:Q2. Once doctor said: The treatment is Stem Cell therapy using the patients own bone marrow cells which are explanted and...
  4. M

    Stem Cells

    I am sure many people have seen this article, but for those who haven't here is the link. Looks to be pretty big news. http://innovation.freedomblogging.com/2008/06/25/als-patients-could-get-help-from-stem-cells-next-year/ A tiny start-up company in Irvine has a shot at becoming the first to...
  5. C

    need advice

    Hello, I just found about a couple different things that I would love to have some feedback on. I learned about Dr. Shroff in India doing Embryonic stem cell therapy and getting results. the website is healthcarehacks.com Another interesting site is holisticheal.com and then you go to...
  6. Lorie

    Congress Passes S.5 Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act

    First of all, I am not a supporter of Abortion. Being that I was blessed at the age of 30 with a beautiful healty baby girl. All the Doctors were telling me I couldn't have children. I also do not support Cloning. Thats why this Bill needs to be passed so there will be Federal regulations. I...
  7. L

    Stem cell study zeroes in on ALS cause

    Hello all, I also belong to the ALS Advocacy Community - I received an interesting email this morning - "Mutated nerve cells may play role in Lou Gehrig's disease, researchers say" - Click on the below MSNBC health news link below for the rest of this interesting story. Take care all - Lee...
  8. Mike27

    Stem Cells Shed Light on ALS Cure

    In keeping with the article that Saska provided yesterday, here's another. http://www.thecrimson.com/article.aspx?ref=518278 From the article: Cheers!
  9. R

    first transplant of fetal stem cells into human brains

    Where there is hope Ron FDA approves first brain stem cell transplant Friday, October 21, 2005; Posted: 9:33 a.m. EDT (13:33 GMT) HEALTH LIBRARY Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Health Organizations Medical Research or Create Your Own Manage Alerts | What Is This? SAN...
  10. R


    A new hope on stem cell research Johns Hopkins researchers have found that transplants of mouse stem cells taken from the adult brain's olfactory bulb can delay symptoms and death in a mouse model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease. They are scheduled to present...