Stem Cell Strategy Info
Realizing the promise of stem cell science should be a priority for Canada! Learn about the latest efforts to achieve this goal.
Friday Fact: Stem cell therapy at the @OttawaHospital banished Ottawa's Jennifer Molson debilitating MS: http://t.co/G31wJVhklz
Doubts about Howe’s treatment underscore need for Strategy
The experimental stem cell treatment Gordie Howe underwent in Tijuana in December has raised further scientific concerns. According to a report by Canadian Press health writer Sheryl Ubelacker that was carried online by the Globe and Mail, regenerative medicine experts question whether stem cells are actually responsible for what Howe’s son has called a “miraculous” recovery. According to Dr. Mick Bhatia, Director of the Stem Cell and Cancer Research…