In The News
Hank Greely is quoted in this San Francisco Chronicle article discussing how scientists have found an alternative way to make stem cells from unfertilized eggs without cloning embryos.
Sandra Soo-Jin Lee was interviewed about the drug BiDil, an antihypertensive medication approved by the FDA for use only in African Americans on the National Public Radio.
David Magnus discusses the ethical issues associated with the growing trend of people donating organs to patients whom they don't know as discussed in this Wisconsin State Journal article.
This article in the LA Times discusses how Zach Hall announced his resignation yesterday as president of the state's stem cell agency, citing personal reasons. Christopher Scott provides comment.
This segment of an KNX-AM show discussed a pill that may be able to alter painful memories or mental trauma, such as post-traumatic stress disorder. David Magnus was interviewed.
David Magnus discusses the ethical issues associated with the growing trend of people donating organs to patients whom they don't know, as appearing in this Monterey County Herald article.