StemCells, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the research, development, and commercialization of stem cell therapeutics, and related tools and technologies for academia and industry. It develops cell-based therapeutics for the central nervous system and liver. The company's product candidate HuCNS-SC cells has completed a Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of infantile and late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis, a neurodegenerative disorder of the brain; and completed a Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of Pelizeaus-Merzbacher disease, a fatal myelination disorder in the brain. It also engages in developing HuCNS-SC cells, which are in Phase I/II clinical trial for the treatment of chronic spinal cord injury; and HuCNS-SC cells that are in Phase I/II clinical trial for the treatment of dry age-related macular degeneration. In addition, the company identifies and develops human liver engrafting cells for a range of liver diseases; and is involved in developing and commercializing applications of its technologies to enable stem cell-based research. Further, it markets a range of proprietary cell culture products under the SC Proven brand, including iSTEM, GS1-R, GS2-M, RHB-A, RHB-Basal, NDiff N2B27, NDiff N2, and NDiff N27 supplements, as well as HEScGRO and ESGRO Complete; and antibody reagents under the SC Proven brand comprising STEM24, STEM101, STEM121, and STEM123 for cell detection, isolation, and characterization. The company sells its tools and technologies products to researchers at academic institutions, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, and government laboratories. StemCells, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Newark, California.
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International Society for Stem Cell Research Applauds Outcome of Proposal 2 Advancing Stem Cell Research
Last update: 11:28 a.m. EST Nov. 5, 2008---"We applaud this decision by the voters of the state of Michigan," said Dr. George Q. Daley
Links to other stem-related boards:
Biotech Values http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/board.aspx?board_id=1418
Stemware-stemcell stocks http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/board.aspx?board_id=8868
Medical World News http://investorshub.advfn.com/boards/board.aspx?board_id=10777
http://www.douglassreport.com/ ---- THIS LINK HAS LOTS OF GOOD HEALTH ITEMS
http://afxm.com/StemCellStocks.html --- STEM CELL RELATED COMPANIES.
http://www.xcell-center.com/ --- The XCell-Center is located in Cologne, Germany