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Friendly Bones

Let’s be friends!

December 28, 2014

We’re having some fun today with a :15-second public service announcement at the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions game. Check it out here! NSCF has partnered with the Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation to fund adult stem cell...


AmazonSmile

Tis the season – here’s an easy way to give two gifts at once!

December 1, 2014

If you’re shopping at Amazon this holiday season, NSCF would be very appreciative of being supported through your purchases using AmazonSmile! When you do your Holiday shopping at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to us. When...


Pluripotent skin cell

Stem cells for debilitating skin diseases

December 1, 2014

Scientists have used stem cells to make fresh, healthy human skin in a laboratory dish, offering a new route for treating a group of debilitating skin diseases. Read more.


lungs

Can stem cells help lungs regenerate?

November 18, 2014

In the U.S. about 200,000 people have acute respiratory distress syndrome, a disease with a death rate of 40 percent, and there are 12 million patients with COPD. Can an adult lung stem cell known as p63+/Krt5+ help regenerate...