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Research Focus

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.

Heart Disease

A study investigating whether damage to the heart muscle caused by heart attack, can be prevented by using stem cells from the patients own bone marrow.

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Glaucoma

The latest findings from a project funded by the UK Stem Cell Foundation offers new hope to millions affected by glaucoma.

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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.

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Thanks to UKSCF Supporter Will Swift

Thanks to UKSCF Supporter Will Swift

Will Swift decided to do a few sporting events/challenges recently to raise money in memory of Richard Archer. Richard was a family friend and supporter of UKSCF, but sadly he passed away last year.

Thanks to UKSCF supporter George Felgate

Thanks to UKSCF supporter George Felgate

Huge thanks to George Felgate, who has raised a substantial amount of money for the UK Stem Cell Foundation as part of the Robin Hood 7s rugby event.

This month in The Lancet: "The dangers of unregulated stem-cell marketing"

This month in The Lancet: "The dangers of unregulated stem-cell marketing"

"Exploiting a gap in regulation, clinics offering risky, unproven stem-cell treatments are spreading across the world, as researchers and regulatory bodies call for action."

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