Stem Cell Newsdesk

When a stem cell story hits the front page or the nightly news, does it truly signal a significant breakthrough – or an editor reaching for a science story during a slow news cycle?

How can ordinary Canadians tell the difference?

Stem Cell NewsDesk provides regular updates on progress in stem cell research, looking into the importance of advances that the mainstream media are highlighting and shining a light on work that may be going unnoticed.

NewsDesk gives Canadians a better understanding about what is an incremental advance and what represents a leap forward.