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Under bill, patients in Nebraska would be informed that stem cell therapies aren’t approved

By Julie Anderson, Omaha World Herald, January 20, 2022 A measure slated for a Friday hearing in the Nebraska Legislature would make sure patients seeking unproven stem cell treatments for ...

By |January 20th, 2022|Tags: |

Unapproved Stem Cell Therapies

Yesterday, State Senator John Arch introduced a bill requiring providers to notify patients if they are offering a stem cell treatment that is not FDA approved.  Here is a fact ...

By |January 7th, 2022|Tags: |

Spotlight on 2021 Holland Future Scientist Awardees

University of Nebraska Omaha student Sarah Alsuleiman knows the fear caused by a stage 4 cancer diagnosis.  Three years ago, her father was diagnosed with a rare, aggressive form of ...

By |November 15th, 2021|Tags: , , |

From the Desk of the President – Fall 2021

By David Crouse, Ph.D. For many years the standard approaches to treating cancer have been surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. Scientists have also clearly shown that many cancers have unique ...

By |November 15th, 2021|Tags: , , |

UNMC announces Holland Future Scientist Award winners

(UNMC Press Release September 1, 2021) Ten undergraduate students from five Nebraska colleges and universities recently received the 2021 Richard Holland Future Scientist Award from the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving ...

By |September 1st, 2021|Tags: , , |

Ask A Scientist – Kearney

On September 23rd, Nebraska Cures will hold our first ever Ask a Scientist panel in Kearney featuring Dr. Ali Khan, Dr. Kim Carlson, and Dr. David Crouse! Our panel will ...

By |August 25th, 2021|Tags: , |

From the Desk of the President – Summer 2021

By David Crouse, Ph.D. On May 26, 2021, the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) released updated Guidelines for Stem Cell Research and Clinical Translation. This represents the first ...

By |August 6th, 2021|Tags: |

Visiting a Lab for the First Time – an Intern’s POV

By Elly Vo, Community Outreach Intern & High School Senior On Tuesday, June 29th, Amanda and I visited Dr. Angela Pannier’s lab at UNL. We got the chance to watch ...

By |July 21st, 2021|

Federal Research Funding

Nebraska Cures and Research Nebraska, Inc put together a fact sheet on proposed federal funding for science and research. Learn more about what’s being discussed in D.C. and why it’s ...

By |July 14th, 2021|Tags: , , |

Teen PSA Winners

The end of June marks the end of our Nebraska Teen Vaccine Challenge. Last month, Nebraska Cures hosted a PSA competition to showcase the benefits of the Covid-19 vaccine. The ...

By |July 12th, 2021|Tags: , , |

Media Contacts

AMANDA MCGILL JOHNSON
Executive Director
Nebraska Coalition
for Lifesaving Cures

402.390.2461 amanda@nebraskacures.com


ANN PEDERSEN
Director of Public Relations
OBI Creative

402.397.7158 apedersen@obicreative.com