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works to further the agenda of the Empire State Stem Cell Board, whose mission is to foster a strong stem cell research community in New York State and to accelerate the growth of scientific knowledge about stem cell biology and the development of therapies and diagnostic methods under the highest ethical, scientific, and medical standards for the purpose of alleviating disease and improving human health.

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NYSTEM 2014 Program

May 29 & 30, 2014, The Rockefeller University. Click below for proceedings.
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Three Pivotal Years

This Annual Report of the Empire State Stem Cell Board covers fiscal years 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and...

Program News

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on August 6 announced that more than $14 million in funding is available...
New research from John Schimenti’s lab at Cornell sheds light on cell responses to DNA damage
Lorenz Studer and colleagues demonstrate how to differentiate human pluripotent stem cells into...

Board Activities

ESSCB Statement Regarding the Conduct of Human Embryonic Stem Cell (hESC) Research Involving Chimeras

On November 14, 2011, the ESSCB Funding Committee voted to adopt a Statement Regarding the Conduct of Human Embryonic Stem Cell (hESC) Research...

ESSCB Statement on the Compensation of Oocyte Donors

June 11, 2009 -- The ESSCB adopted a resolution regarding the compensation of women donating oocytes solely for research purposes and issued a...

ESSCB Board Comments on NIH Draft Guidelines

May 26, 2009 -- The Empire State Stem Cell Board today submitted comments to the National Institutes of Health on NIH's Draft Guidelines for Human...

Meetings

Full Board Meeting October 31, 2014

There will be a full board meeting of the Empire State Stem Cell Board on October 31, 2014, at the offices of the Department of Health at 90 Church...