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10:49 pm on Wednesday December 28, 2011

MUSC doctor arrested for alleged role in unauthorized stem cell treatment, harvesting

MUSC professor Vincent Dammai has been placed on leave following his arrest as part of an alleged conspiracy ring. That ring was disrupted on Tuesday when a judge unsealed records on Francisco "Frank" Morales of Texas who was the alleged...
2:17 pm on Sunday April 5, 2009

Stem cell research shows promise in preventing amputations

Image by Flickr user nebarnixImage by 20090405-microscope.jpg Of nine locals who had poor blood flow and were likely to lose limbs, seven managed to keep them thanks to a trial stem cell program Roper Hospital. The Post and Courier has the story...
7:28 am on Friday July 18, 2008

Stem cell research center coming

The Medical University of South Carolina will soon play host to the Center of Economic Excellence in Cancer Stem Cell Biology and Therapy, which just received $5 million in state funds and another $5 million in matching cash. This marks another...