Learn more about the Center by watching the featured videos that highlight exciting news and breakthroughs.
CIRM Video: Alpha Stem Cell Clinics In late May, three Network programs from UCSD, City of Hope, and the UCLA/UCI consortium joined CIRM at the City of Hope campus for a kickoff workshop to mark the beginning of the Alpha Stem Cell Clinics endeavor, a $24 million initiative to provide the infrastructure necessary to get stem cell clinical trials off the ground in the most efficient manner possible.
Celebrating the launch of The Centennial Campaign for UCLA, this video offers a glimpse into the miraculous work of Broad Stem Cell Research Center faculty member Dr. Donald B. Kohn and his impactful research to cure blood diseases.
Drs. Carrie Miceli and Stan Nelson discuss their personal commitment to studying Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy for which there are no effective therapies. The husband and wife research team's son is diagnosed with the disease. This video pitch received honorable mention and the judges "loved their [Miceli's and Stan's] commitment" to their scientific research.
The 8th Annual Stem Cell Symposium “Stem Cells and Cancer: Shared Paths, Different Destinations” was held on February 10, 2012 on the UCLA campus and featured leading scientists from prestigious U.S. and international institutions who have made significant contributions to stem cell biology and cancer research.