Navigation Links
Momentum of Stem cell research impeded by legal challenges

California in the year 2005 planned to begin stem cell research in the state with the approval of 61% of voters passing the Proposition 71. But the legal challenges have impeded the initiative. //

The officials now say that it would take spring 2007 before the project will be initiated. Zach Hall, president of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, told his board of directors that it would commence the project as soon as possible.

The lawsuit has prevented the agency from borrowing $3 billion which will be used by the agency for issuing as research grants over the next 10 years.

But the institute is bestowed with $50 million in temporary private funds from philanthropies and wealthy individuals to start training stem cell researchers.

Zach Hall also suggested another $2 million for collaborating with other scientific organizations, including international meetings and conferences.

So far this project is been fueled by a $3 million state loan and a $5 million philanthropic gift, but that money is set to run out in June.

The professor said that Universities and other Research institutions have to rely on their own funding sources to begin their stem cell research programs.

Robert Birgeneau, an institute board member and chancellor of University of California Berkeley, said his campus could significantly expand research programs if the initial funds were released by the government.

Stem cell research is a controversial topic to discuss because it involves the destruction of many embryos. But it is believed that this research could yield treatments for diseases like Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and insulin-dependent diabetes.

The lawsuit alleges that the managers of the stem cell agency are not state officials and many of them have conflicts of interest.

The judge though declined to throw out the suits, ruled out all the challenges that have blocked the progress
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Global Momentum for Smoke-Free Indoor Environments at Tipping Point
2. Stem cell research- now Nobel Laureates join the debate
3. Spouses and other partners lower blood pressure says new research
4. Ecstasy shrinks brain!!-researchers unveil the secrets of MDMA.
5. Stem cell research
6. Gene researchers make Malaria-resistant mosquito
7. Novel research on liver cancer
8. Space research leads to needle-free blood tests
9. SARS research confirms link to animals
10. New turn in stem cell research
11. Calcium Supplementation May Not Actually Prevent colon cancer say researchers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Momentum Stem cell research impeded legal challenges

(Date:5/28/2015)... Atlanta-based Thrive Senior Living has announced ... summer on an innovative new Assisted Living community in ... connectivity in a unique, resort-like environment, Thrive at Jones ... southern hospitality to create a distinctive experience for a ... will feature luxuriously appointed resident apartments, a spa, beauty ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... 28, 2015 The second episode of ... people who share a need to transform their lives. Josh ... Omaha, NE, struggling to deal with the death of his ... player from Kansas City, MO, who went into depression after ... amazing transformations will be featured in one episode of “Extreme ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) May 28, 2015 ... to an informational Open House May 30 from noon-2p.m. ... to learn about how caregivers can offer full-time assistance ... are approved through a comprehensive survey process conducted by ... a personal residence as a medical foster home, the ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 ... sharing and teleradiology services, is pleased to introduce Mr. ... Mr. Hafey has a proven track record of ... the healthcare information technology domain. He most recently served ... and previously held the role of Chief Architect for ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 Ticket Down ... tickets . The Cavs have been super hot during the ... the Hawks by 30 points with a final score of 118-88. ... to the NBA Finals since 2006-2007 when they lost to ... this past summer, the chances of the Cavaliers making it to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Thrive Announces Innovative New Senior Living Community in Huntsville, AL 2Health News:“Extreme Weight Loss”: Josh and Kelli’s Journeys Begin at the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center 2Health News:“Extreme Weight Loss”: Josh and Kelli’s Journeys Begin at the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center 3Health News:StatRad Introduces Mr. Chris E. Hafey as Chief Technology Officer, and the Release of its Advanced Pure HTML5 DICOM Image Uploader 2Health News:Cavs NBA Finals Tickets: Ticket Down Slashes Ticket Prices on Cleveland Cavaliers 2015 NBA Finals Tickets at Quicken Loans Arena and Offers Valuable Promo Code 2
... ventilators, dialysis machines, agency says safety an issue, , ... ages and medical technology improves, more people are using ... at home, adding to the need for better-educated patients. ... and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it has started ...
... D.C. Levels of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) may ... prior to their breast cancer diagnosis, according to findings presented ... 2010, held here April 17-21. The goal of the ... of the Epidemiology Program at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research ...
... MA and Hyde Park, NY -- Responding to the health ... department of nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) ... sodium reduction strategies that are strong and effectiveand that maximize ... now overwhelming evidence that we must treat sodium reduction as ...
... who metabolize nicotine slowly may need to wear nicotine patch ... New research suggests that a set length of time for ... trying to kick the habit. , Researchers at the University ... people -- about three-quarters of smokers -- break down ...
... Deepak Srivastava, MD, director of the Gladstone Institute of ... UCSF, has been elected to the American Academy of ... W. Mahley as a member of the Academy. Established ... fathers, the Academy is one of the nation,s oldest ...
... ... Incentives Are Still Available , ... (Vocus) April 20, 2010 -- Toll Brothers, the nation,s leading builder of luxury homes, ... until May 2. With the slight rise in interest rates recently, and conventional wisdom pointing ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:FDA Tightens Oversight of Home Medical Devices 2Health News:FDA Tightens Oversight of Home Medical Devices 3Health News:Increased EGFR levels may be an early marker of breast cancer 2Health News:Experts call for accelerated national sodium reduction initiatives 2Health News:Experts call for accelerated national sodium reduction initiatives 3Health News:Experts call for accelerated national sodium reduction initiatives 4Health News:Tailored Therapy May Help More Stop Smoking 2Health News:Gladstone's Deepak Srivastava elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2Health News:Spring Into A New Toll Brothers Dream Home During the National Spring Sales Event April 24 - May 2 2Health News:Spring Into A New Toll Brothers Dream Home During the National Spring Sales Event April 24 - May 2 3Health News:Spring Into A New Toll Brothers Dream Home During the National Spring Sales Event April 24 - May 2 4
(Date:5/27/2015)... , May 27, 2015  Frisbie Memorial ... Accreditation renewal in CT scanning for adult and ... have been granted ACR Accreditation: CT, Ultrasound, MRI, ... seal of accreditation represents the highest level of ... medical physicists who are experts in the field ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... 2015  Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM ), a ... the development of innovative products and services, today announced ... its laboratory operations in Grand Rapids, Michigan ... Durham , North Carolina.  Sequenom Laboratories, cystic fibrosis ... North Carolina laboratory location.  ...
(Date:5/27/2015)... , May 27, 2015 PharmaPoint: Systemic Lupus ... Market Analysis to 2022 - Event-Driven Update ... generics and GlaxoSmithKline,s Benlysta is the only drug that ... 50 years. Following Benlysta,s launch, patients, uptake has remained ... has managed to grow the lupus market in terms ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Sequenom Laboratories To Consolidate Michigan And North Carolina Facilities 2Sequenom Laboratories To Consolidate Michigan And North Carolina Facilities 3PharmaPoint: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Lupus Nephritis - Global Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 - Event-Driven Update 2PharmaPoint: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Lupus Nephritis - Global Drug Forecast and Market Analysis to 2022 - Event-Driven Update 3
... , , SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 15 ... for many who fear Alzheimer,s disease . Now a ... New England Journal of Medicine suggests that the carriers of a common ... their mid-50s, far earlier than previously thought. , , ...
... , , , NEW YORK, ... today announced approximately $2.1 million in total funding to 10 research ... , Target validation is an essential ... to determine whether a molecule or mechanism of interest is a ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease 2Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease 3Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease 4Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease 5Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease 6Mayo Clinic Study Finds Earliest Evidence of Memory Decline in Middle-Aged People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease 7Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Over $2 Million for Validation of 10 Parkinson's Therapeutic Targets 2Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Over $2 Million for Validation of 10 Parkinson's Therapeutic Targets 3
... the surgical table to a new level ... perfect table complement for any fracture procedure. ... in the surgical process, the PROfx table ... surgeon to minimize the invasiveness of procedures ...
... Growth Stimulators are portable, battery-powered medical devices ... of an established nonunion fracture acquired secondary ... bones. , ,Clinical studies ... of 60.7% in patients with nonunions that ...
... Linvatec cannulated interference screws have ... limit screw divergence. Screws are ... five lengths. Screws are supplied ... 8mm, and 9mm dia. (screws ...
Cannulated Interference Screws...
Medicine Products: