Stems Cells in the News

Stem Cells have been making headlines in the news due to the 20th anniversary of James Thomson’s discovery of human embryonic stem cells. Click the headlines below to read about stem cell research at UW-Madison and in the surrounding community.

After 20 years, stem cells mean business in Wisconsin

UW researcher using stem cells to create ‘spare part’ for blindness

Stem cell therapy developed at UW-Madison tested in clinical trial

At UW-Madison, 500 scientists studying stem cells 20 years after discovery

Madison home to at least 10 stem cell companies

Stem Cells @ 20: Students find inspiration, support in UW–Madison’s stem cell community

A starring role for nonhuman primates in the stem cell story