July – June 2008: Stem Cell Research

NEW! Auto-Immune Adult Stem Cell Success Stories 2008 Update NEW! Bone-Healing Adult Stem Cell Success Stories 2008 Update NEW! Sickle Cell Disease Adult Stem Cell Success Stories 2008 Update Breakthrough: Sticks and Stones May Break Bones, but Study Shows Adult Stem Cells Can Heal Them Researchers to Test Use of Stem Cells to Treat Crohn's Disease Child's Own Stem Cells Restore His Sight Adult Stem Cell Research Shows Gains in Treating Lou Gehrig's Disease FDA Delays Company's Bid for Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Trials World's First Cloned Horse Gives Birth to Supposedly Healthy Foal NEW! Ethical Creation of Embryonic-Like Stem Cells Sees Another Breakthrough Britain May OK Scientists' Human Cloning Using Patients' Cells But Without Their Consent New Jersey Pulls Back on Embryonic Stem Cell Funding NEW! Thousands of "Tourists" Desperate for Unproven "Cures" From Stem Cells of Destroyed Human Embryos Capitol Hill Briefing by Patients and the Doctor who Treated Them on the Therapeutic Benefits Already Being Realized with Adult Stem Cell Treatments NEW! Adult Stem Cell Findings Offer New Hope For Parkinson's Cure NEW! The Aging Brain Helped By Injection Of Human Umbilical Cord Blood More Than One Kind Of Adult Stem Cell In Guts Blood Stem Cells Originate in the Placenta NEW! Scientists Say Animal Parts and Organs To Be Used in Humans… AUTO-IMMUNE ADULT STEM CELL SUCCESS STORIES 2008 UPDATE: JANUARY-JUNE by William L. Saunders, Jr., David Prentice, Simona Beskova, and Martin Kolesar[1] For the entire article, visit… http://www.frc.org/insight/adult-stem-cell-sucess-stories-2008-jan-june We are pleased to present FRC's June update on advances in human treatments and research with adult stem cells.  This is the third report.  The...