Navigation Links
Statement: The New York Stem Cell Foundation on lifting ban of federal funds for stem cell research
Date:4/29/2011

The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) applauds the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia's decision to dismiss District Court Judge Royce Lamberth's ruling against the use of public funds for embryonic stem cell research.

"This is an important day for stem cell research and the nation's scientific community. Most importantly, this is a victory for the patients around the world suffering from incurable diseases," says Susan L. Solomon, CEO of NYSCF, which is a leading voice in stem cell research, advocacy and policy; conducts groundbreaking scientific research in its own laboratory; supports scientists through grants and fellowships; and convenes symposia and conferences. "The time has come for our leaders to put progress before politics on this issue and remove all of the remaining, unnecessary limitations on human embryonic stem cell research conducted with the best ethical and medical practices. We need to put an end to the constant uncertainty facing the field of embryonic stem cell research so scientists can get on with the serious business of research and maintain the kind of momentum that will lead to cures for the most intractable diseases facing mankind."


'/>"/>

Contact: Nadine Woloshin
nwoloshin@rubenstein.com
212-843-8041
New York Stem Cell Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. S.L.E. Lupus Foundation announces new grants to further NYC scientists leadership in lupus research
2. Michael S. Watson, Ph.D., receives Am College of Medical Genetics-ACMG Foundation Presidents Award
3. Fueling interventional radiology growth: SIR Foundation announces Navilyst Medical Pledge
4. ARVO Foundation for Eye Research honors Deisseroth with first Ludwig von Sallman Clinician-scientist Award
5. Anna-Kaisa Niemi awarded 2011 Genzyme/ American College of Medical Genetics Foundation Fellowship
6. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation funds Marshall research
7. Advertising Research Foundation Develops Standards for Neuromarketing Research
8. Philippine Foundation awarded grant for innovative bone health awareness program
9. ASPB member testifies in support of National Science Foundation
10. FASEB president Dr. William T. Talman, testifies on behalf of increased funding for the National Science Foundation
11. Aetna Foundation funding Boston University obesity research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/9/2017)... , March 9, 2017 4Dx has publicly ... Lung Imaging Workshop at the University of Pennsylvania. Founder ... to deliver the latest data to world leaders in ... brings together leaders at the forefront of the industry ... imaging. "The quality of the imaging ...
(Date:3/2/2017)... , March 2, 2017 Summary ... understand Perrigo and its partnering interests and activities since 2010. ... Read ... Deals and Alliance since 2010 report provides an in-depth insight ... life sciences companies. On demand company reports are ...
(Date:2/28/2017)... , Feb. 28, 2017   Acuant , ... software globally, announces significant enhancements to new and core ... 2016. New products include mobile and desktop Acuant FRM ... TM - a real time manual review of ... idScanĀ® technology provides the fastest and most accurate capture ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:3/24/2017)... ROCKVILLE, Md. , March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... Venture Fund (MBVF), today announced positive results of a ... standard drug therapy regimen in patients with multidrug-resistant pulmonary ... discovered by scientists at Sequella, Inc. ( USA ... A total of 140 patients were ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... Sinovac Biotech Ltd. ("Sinovac" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SVA), ... , today announced that its board of directors has amended its ... from March 27, 2017 to March 27, 2018. The amendment was not ... Biotech Ltd. ... Sinovac Biotech Ltd. is a China -based ...
(Date:3/24/2017)...   Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. , a privately held, ... Richard Peterson will join the company as ... who brings more than two decades of global financial ... retiring at the end of April but will continue ... Sienna from Novan, Inc., where he served as Chief ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... AxioMed ... both viscous and elastic characteristics when deformed, which is identical to how the ... gently absorb compressive forces and return to its natural state along a hysteresis ...
Breaking Biology Technology: