The Politics and Promise of Stem Cell Research

By | October 15, 2015

July 8, 2007 presentation by Irv Weissman for the Stanford School of Medicine Medcast lecture series. Irving Weissman, MD, director of the Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, discusses the state of adult and embryonic stem cell research. His work is with adult stem cells, primarily of the blood but also of the brain. He thinks these cells have enormous potential for treating disease such as cancer. Stanford University School of Medicine: Stanford University Channel on YouTube:

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3 thoughts on “The Politics and Promise of Stem Cell Research

  1. djdavis412

    Thank you, Dr. Weissman, for making this information more widely available. Your presentation was articulate, informative and compelling.

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