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Monthly Archives: February 2004

Stem Cell Bank Program Passed by Congress

Legislation to Create a National Cord Blood Stem Cell Bank Program Passed by Congress Clinical Data Provided by ThermoGenesis Scientific Advisory Board Members Persuasive to Legislators RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ThermoGenesis Corp. (Nasdaq:...

Stem-cell research still an embryonic business

Whoever learns to control embryonic stem cells that can morph into healthy human cells could be standing on a gold mine: Four million Americans have damaged brain cells from Alzheimer's, and a million people...

The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA)

NWBA MISSION STATEMENT A Winning Strategy The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) is the nation's oldest and largest Disability sport organization. Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the NWBA is a non-profit organization which serves as the...

With some help from her friends

Whoever learns to control embryonic stem cells that can morph into healthy human cells could be standing on a gold mine: Four million Americans have damaged brain cells from Alzheimer's, and a million people...

Wheelchair tennis is growing

Wheelchair tennis is growing rapidly at the University of Arizona as players from all over the country are drawn by the year-round play and the variety of athletic and academic opportunities. The...

No ‘high’ from cannabis pain drugs?

Scientists believe they may have found a way for cannabis chemicals to relieve chronic pain - without the "high" linked with the drug. The team, based at Imperial College, London, has shown that the active...

Veterans Groups Express Need for Mandatory Funding of VA Health Care

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 /U.S. Newswire/ -- As veterans across the country continue to face health care rationing and longer waiting times due to inadequate appropriations, and the tardiness with which they have been provided,...

Stem Cells Found In Adults May Repair Nerves

It used to be considered dogma that a nerve, once injured, could never be repaired. Now, researchers have learned that some nerves, even nerves in parts of the brain, can regenerate or be replaced....

ESPN’S Superior Beings Presentation:

ESPN'S Superior Beings Presentation: Extraordinary Athletes With Disabilities Use Sports to Change Misfortune to Triumph ESPN Original Entertainment (EOE) has produced a compelling documentary that celebrates the extraordinary achievements of several disabled athletes. Superior Beings...

Key advance reported in regenerating nerve fibers

Two-pronged approach synergizes growth Researchers at Children’s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School have advanced a decades-old quest to get injured nerves to regenerate. By combining two strategies – activating nerve cells’ natural growth state...