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.
Excellent news for Canada's stem cell sector: Ontario Institute of Regenerative Medicine receives $25m over 5yrs. Congratulations! @OIRMnews
A whole new way to treat diabetes?
Canadian researchers are getting closer to what could become a new treatment option for type 1 diabetes. Dr. James Shapiro, Director of the Clinical Islet Transplant Program at the University of Alberta, has recently published a study in Nature Biotechnology describing a novel way of transplanting islet cells from a donor’s pancreas underneath the patient’s skin. In 1990s, Dr. Shapiro, one of the world’s top insulin experts, co-developed the…