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So far Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures has created 173 blog entries.
  • Science Cafe Karoly Mirnics

January Science Cafe to discuss the Ethics of Genetics

Karoly Mirnics, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute at the University of Nebraska Medical Center leads January's science cafe title, “The Ethics of Genetics.” Join ...

By |January 3rd, 2018|

2017 year-end report

The 2017 year-end report includes a letter from NCLC President Dr. Crouse, 2016 revenue and expenses and the importance of stem cell research in the ...

By |December 20th, 2017|
  • Lydia Kang

Oddities in medicine to be focus of Dec. 5 Omaha Science Cafe

Lydia Kang, M.D., an assistant professor of internal medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will discuss the history of medical quackery at the ...

By |November 29th, 2017|
  • Alena Balasanova

November 14 Science Cafe will discuss opioids and addiction

Alëna A. Balasanova, M.D., director of addictions education at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will discuss opioids and addiction at the next Omaha Science ...

By |November 7th, 2017|
  • SciFest

2018 Nebraska Science Festival Registration Opens Oct. 25

Registration for the 2018 Nebraska Science Festival, scheduled for April 19-28, opens October 25. The sixth annual event will feature student expos and a variety ...

By |October 24th, 2017|
  • fetal tissue research

Fetal tissue research is essential for scientific discovery and improving human health

Decades after the U.S. Congress repeatedly reaffirmed its support for publicly funded fetal tissue research, investigators find themselves facing efforts by this same body to prevent this kind ...

By |October 19th, 2017|
  • Paul Davis

October 24 Science Cafe will discuss parasites

Paul Davis, Ph.D., an associate professor of biology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will discuss parasites that infect cats, rats and humans at ...

By |October 19th, 2017|
  • 2017 INBRE award oral winners

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Read about the 2017 INBRE Award winners,  UNMC's glaucoma breakthrough and Dr. Crouse's letter against clinics claiming to cure diseases via stem cells, citing ethical and ...

By |October 17th, 2017|
  • Matt Serwe

Nebraska weather topic of Sept. 26 Omaha Science Cafe

KETV Ch. 7 morning meteorologist Matt Serwe will lead a discussion on Nebraska weather at the next Omaha Science Café at 7 p.m. on Sept. ...

By |September 18th, 2017|

FDA cracks down on stem-cell clinics, including one using smallpox vaccine in cancer patients

The Food and Drug Administration announced a crackdown on stem-cell clinics offering unproven and potentially dangerous treatments.

By |August 28th, 2017|