Valentine's Day Stem Cell Wish: Mending Broken Hearts

These embryonic stem cells in a lab dish form beating heart tissue. CIRM grantees are working to develop new therapies for heart disease based on these cells. For more info visit our the CIRM heart failure fact sheet.

Beating heart tissue courtesy of The Exploratorium  and the laboratory of Bruce Conklin at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease.

Disease Programs

Learn about how CIRM-funded stem cell research could generate treatments for many chronic diseases and injuries.

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CIRM Stem Cell Blog