11/28/11 HSCI Principal Faculty member Kevin Eggan gives talk for MND Australia on how stem cell research could lead to a cure for ALS.
11/24/11 Research showing the viability of neuron transplantation in mammals included collaboration with HSCI Executive Committee member Jeffrey Macklis.
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8/26/11 For the first time, adult skin cells from patients with ALS are transformed into motor neurons by HSCI Principal Faculy member Kevin Eggan.
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5/18/11 A Nature feature on the challenges of induced pluripotent stem cells quotes HSCI Principal Faculty member Alexander Meissner.
5/11/11 The Harvard Crimson reports on the Harvard Stem Cell Institute's growth.
3/17/11 HSCI Executive Committee member Leonard Zon makes progress against melanoma with the discovery of a gene that hastens tumor growth and a potential therapeutic awaiting FDA approval, reports the Harvard Gazette.
1/11/11 The Harvard Gazette lists the 15 Harvard faculty, including HSCI Principal Faculty members Stuart Orkin and Bjorn Olsen, named American Association for the Advancement of Science fellows.