CIRM

Patient Advocate Leads Drive to Add Rare Diseases to CIRM’s Stem Cell Bank

November 1, 2016 Oakland, CA – Christina Waters is a rare kind of person: creative, compassionate, and committed to creating change. Now she is using those rare talents to help children battling rare diseases. She is helping add blood and skin samples from these children to be turned into stem cells and used as a resource for researchers to better understand …

Stem Cell Awareness Day

A day of scientific hope and commercial promise: Stem Cell Awareness Day 2014

With the success of 2014 so far in regenerative medicine, how are you celebrating this year’s Stem Cell Awareness Day next week? This October 8th marks the seventh anniversary of the international Stem Cell Awareness Day, which was first organised by CIRM, California’s Stem Cell Agency in 2008. Back then it consisted of a handful of events scattered across California, …