Stem Cell Awareness Day 2009
On September 23rd 2009, the world celebrated Stem Cell Awareness Day. In California, scientists across the state visited high schools to teach students about the recent advances in stem cell research and the future promise of stem cell-based therapies. Ellen Robey, a professor of immunology and pathogenesis at the University of California, Berkeley, spoke to students at El Cerrito High School.
Learn about how CIRM-funded stem cell research could generate treatments for many chronic diseases and injuries.