FAQ about stem cells and regenerative medicine

These FAQ pages were created in response to the questions stem cell scientists are asked every day. They aim to share reliable information on current developments in stem cell research, covering clinical, scientific, legal and ethical issues. Do you have a question not answered here? Ask it now...

An introduction to stem cells

Clinical trials & stem cell treatments



Embryonic stem cells and research

Heart disease

Muscular dystrophy

Neurological disorders

Patient registries

Public opinion on stem cell research

Spinal cord injuries

Stem cells and the law

Umbilical cord blood