Stem cells have had a colorful and exciting history in the medical world, with both supporters and patients claiming surprising results. But what exactly are stem cells? For decades, researchers have experimented with stem cells from fetal tissue. Aside from the moral and ethical dilemma this posed, these cells isolated from embryonic tissue were later [...]
Neil Riordan, PA, PhD Interview with Arnold Caplan, PhD, Professor of Biology and Director, Skeletal Research Center at Case Western Reserve University
Arnold Caplan, PhD The following interview is an excerpt from Dr. Riordan's Amazon #1 bestselling book, Stem Cell Therapy: A Rising Tide - How Stem Cells Are Disrupting Medicine and Transforming Lives NEIL RIORDAN: I’ve known of Dr. Caplan’s work for years. He named the mesenchymal stem cell, although he has some [...]
Dr. Riordan gave a talk about stem cell tourism. Here he is joined by "the father of the mesenchymal stem cell", Arnold Caplan, Phd and Dr. Priscilla Ortiz.
FDA DRAFT STEM CELL GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS EXPOSED AS IMPROPER RULEMAKING, BAD SCIENCE AND HEARTLESS PUBLIC POLICY
Go to Original Post on RickJaffe.com Today was a good day for people who want continued access stem cells outside of clinic trials, and also for people who want the FDA to allow faster access to this promising technology. There was a wide spectrum of opinions. Some stem cell companies involved in clinical trials wanted [...]
Professor Arnold Caplan from Case Western Reserve with Dr. Riordan and friends during his recent trip to Panama. Dr. Caplan is known as the "Father of the Mesenchymal Stem Cell" although these days, he prefers the term "Medicinal Signaling Cells". View Dr. Caplan's Video Lectures on Mesenchymal Stem Cells