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Wisconsin leads in stem cell science, but trails in producing companies

If Wisconsin is the pioneer of stem cell science, why hasnt the research blazed a path to more companies focused on commercializing stem cell discoveries?

That question arose during a recent presentation by UW-Madison Professor Gabriela Cezar on the state of stem cell science in the United States and around the world. The answers say something about Wisconsi......

Full article >>> nnounced earlier this year they have formed Cellular Dynamics International to study the toxicity of drugs, particularly those that may be used to treat cardiovascular disease. That company received a combination of loans and grants from the state of Wisconsin, and well as other financing.

Why arent more stem cell companies taking root in Wisconsin? There may be several reasons:

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Full article >>> nsin is fortunate be where scientists began unlocking the secrets of human embryonic stem cells. The world is catching up, however, and is now running ahead when it comes to exploring commercial opportunities. Letting others beat us to the punch on stem cell commerce would be like giving away Stephen Babcocks milk butterfat test in 1890 or failing to follow up on Harry Steenbocks Vitamin D discove......

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Source:wistechnology.com By Tom Still 12/06/05


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