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Some Nebraskans sickened by unapproved stem cell treatments, officials say

By |December 9th, 2019|

Researchers create a better way to grow blood stem cells

Blood stem cells are a vital part of us. They create all the other kinds of blood cells in our body and are used in bone marrow transplants to help ...

By |December 4th, 2019|

Another FDA letter to a stem cell clinic supplier: what’s the agency’s long game?

The FDA just sent another untitled letter to a producer of a potentially non-compliant perinatal “stem cell” product that may be an unapproved drug. This follows past non-warning letters and/or inspection reports ...

By |December 4th, 2019|

Communicating About Unproven Stem Cell Treatments to the Public

A Closer Look at Stem Cells reports that in recent years, there has been a proliferation of unregulated stem cell clinics providing unproven treatments for patients with a variety of ...

By |November 26th, 2019|

Many stem cell clinics promise unapproved treatments: How to stay safe

NBC reports that Google has cracked down on pervasive, predatory ads promoting sketchy medical treatments — a move that could affect many of the hundreds of stem cell treatments advertised ...

By |November 26th, 2019|

Kohout Departs as Coalition Executive Director. McGill Johnson to Take Her Place

The Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures announced that its long-serving (12 years) executive director, Victoria Kohout, has left the organization effective October 4, 2019, to take the position as director ...

By |November 7th, 2019|

FDA Warns About Stem Cell Therapies

By |September 13th, 2019|

NE SciFest returns in 2020

Mark your calendars, NE SciFest will return April 3-26, 2020. To keep informed of upcoming SciFest events, or other partner events, visit the festival website at nescifest.com. In addition to NeSciFest.com, you ...

By |August 28th, 2019|Tags: , |

‘It’s been devastating’: Stem cell patient lost his vision and livelihood after treatment

By |August 22nd, 2019|

Peddling unproven treatments, stem cell industry ‘fleeces,’ sometimes harms patients

By |August 22nd, 2019|

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