Disease Fact Sheets

Resources for physicians and those interested in the latest on the clinical application of stem cell research

CURRENT STATE OF CELL-BASED THERAPIES BY DISEASE 

These concise highlights provide the current state of stem cell science for specific diseases, including background on the disease, rationale for using cell-based therapies, evidence for specific approaches and current status of the field with respect to clinical trials.

Age-related macular degeneration

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Diabetes 

Huntington's disease

Liver disease

Multiple sclerosis

Myocardial infarction / Heart failure

Osteoarthritis

Parkinson's disease

Pediatric leukodystrophies