Press Releases

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July
12

(Louisville, KY and New York, NY) – July 12, 2016 – The National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF) and the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute announced today that a grant from NSCF will be used to fund NYSCF …

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May
24

LOUISVILLE and NEW YORK (May 25, 2016) — The National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF) and The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) have announced a partnership to fund development of a cutting-edge therapy to replace the dopamine neurons …

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April
28

Louisville, KY and San Diego, CA (April 28, 2016)  – Summit for Stem Cell has received a $250,000 grant from the National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF) to support the development of a patient-specific stem cell therapy for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The Summit research …

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May
14

(Louisville, KY) – The National Stem Cell Foundation and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society announced today they will partner on two research projects focused on myelin repair and regeneration. Myelin is the insulation around nerve fibers attacked by the immune system in MS, resulting in the inability of nerve cells to talk to each other and leading to progressive loss of function. Other demyelinating diseases that will benefit from this research include a number of rare genetic disorders that affect children and young adults.

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