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Stem Cell Research Is About More Than...

by: Mitra Hooshmand, Americans for Cures In October, people across California celebrated #StemCellMonth, highlighting all the amazing progress made by stem cell research in the last year. But more than just the great leaps forward in science, we celebrated the lives we can change. A few of patient activists created this short video to share […]

5th Annual Culturing a Stem Cell Comm...

5th Annual Culturing a Stem Cell Community Conference The Student Society for Stem Cell Research (SSSCR) is pleased to announce our celebration of Stem Cell Awareness Day 2017 through the 5th Annual Culturing a Stem Cell Community Conference being held today, October 14, 2017, and organized by the UC Berkeley chapter of SSSCR. The 5th Annual […]

World Cerebral Palsy Day: October 6, ...

World Cerebral Palsy Day: October 6, 2017 Join the Student Society for Stem Cell Research in supporting World Cerebral Palsy Day on October 6, 2017 by visiting https://worldcpday.org to learn more. What is Cerebral Palsy? Cerebral Palsy is the most common form of childhood movement disorder. Symptoms include include poor coordination, weak or stiff muscles, […]

ARM Releases Q2/1H 2017 Data Report

ARM Releases Q2/1H 2017 Data Report As a member of the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine, the Student Society for Stem Cell Research (SSSCR), is pleased to share the announcement, below, from Lindsey Scull (ARM, Senior Director, Communications) on publishing their Q2 Data Report, Highlighting Sector Trends and Metrics. The Q2/1H 2017 data report is available […]

March for Science | California &...

March for Science | California & Toronto

March for Science | April 22 | Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego, and San Francisco & Toronto. SSSCR is excited to join forces on the March with Americans for Cures! We think it makes GREAT sense and will allow for maximum fun! There will be t-shirts and sign-making materials at the meet-up locations. Let’s join together […]

Winners of Stem Cell Debates (SSSCR- ...

Winners of Stem Cell Debates (SSSCR- U of T)

University of Toronto chapter of SSSCR holds Stem Cell Debates on March 18, 2017, where students square off on the most contentious issues in the field. Congratulations to our winners for the First Annual Stem Cells Debate Competition, Joaquin Francis Arias and Deepinder Kumar! +10

Laurel Barchas Asks Tough Question on...

The Critical Role of Patient Advocates in Accelerating Stem Cell Cures [Excerpt] When the session was opened up to questions, the atmosphere in the room turned electric. Patients and scientists stood up to tell their stories and asked hard questions. One question came from Laurel Barchas, one of the founders of the Student Society for Stem […]

(Joe’s Pic) SSSCR-Berkeley Phot...

(Joe’s Pic) SSSCR-Berkeley Photoshoot

Perhaps it is because of my mathematical roots that I like this picture so much; but regardless of my preferences, our SSSCR members continually amaze me with their creativity and vision for the future of stem cell research and regenerative medicine. See more creative ideas from the SSSCR-Berkeley chapter on their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ssscrberkeley +10