1:2:1 Podcast

Irving Weissman on fraudulent stem cell treatments

Irving Weissman, MD, director of Stanford's Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology, believes that hundreds of millions of dollars are being spent on unproven and potentially dangerous clinical treatments. In this 1:2:1 podcast, Weissman talks about the range of "treatments" being offered at these clinics and warns that such "therapies" promise far more than what is proven scientifically. He also separates the shady unproven treatments from legitimate therapies.

Length: 31 mins. 58 sec.

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