CIRM is committed to accelerating the development of new stem cell-based therapies for chronic, debilitating diseases. The following pages describe CIRM's stem cell research funding and progress toward cures. Please check back if you don't see a disease listed here as we will be adding new pages regularly.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease)
Arterial limb disease
Cancer: Brain tumor
Cancer: Solid tumor
Sickle cell disease
Spinal cord injury
Find Clinical Trials:
If you or a family member is interested in participating in a clinical trial, please visit clinicaltrials.gov to find a trial near you.