Stem cells have the potential to treat conditions such as spinal cord injury, heart attacks, strokes, sports injuries, blindness, cancer, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, bone and cartilage damage. Find out more about the latest research projects we support.
We are delighted to see our funding of Professor Geoffrey Raisman’s research has now led to a paralysed man walking again following a stem cell transplant.
Spinal Cord Repair
Professor Raisman has pioneered the use of olfactory ensheathing stem cells, taken from the patient’s own upper nasal passages, and used to help regrow nerve fibres in the damaged spinal cord.
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RSC Biotechnology Group Conference
The Royal Society of Chemistry is to host a one-day conference "Small-molecule potentiation and differentiation of stem cells: a growth area?"
Josie Pearson becomes Ambassador for UKSCF
The UK Stem Cell Foundation is extremely excited to announce Paralympian, London gold medallist, Josie Pearson MBE, as its newest Ambassador.
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