Author: Paul Knoepfler

Several new investigations expose ‘snake oil’ stem cell clinics

We need more investigations of for-profit stem cell clinics selling what some view as ‘snake oil.’ Over the years I’ve mainly resisted using terms like “snake oil,” but that phrase is being used more often and more recently I think […] The post Several new investigations expose ‘snake oil’ stem cell clinics appeared first on The...

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Stem cell eye drops? Skepticism of American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AAOSCP)

I’ve been hearing more recently about something called the American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (variously AAOSCP or AASCP). Its name has the sound of an organization like some traditional medical academy such as the American Academy of Internal Medicine, […] The post Stem cell eye drops? Skepticism of American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AAOSCP) appeared first on The...

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To report a sketchy stem cell clinic, a list of simple, concrete things to do

The stem cell clinic industry selling unapproved “therapies” is ubiquitous and yet somehow still growing it seems. Many of us are encountering more of them including via ads and the clinics are basically all over the place. What should someone […] The post To report a sketchy stem cell clinic, a list of simple, concrete things to do appeared first on The...

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