World's First Human Stem-Cell Treatment Begins in U.S.

A patient with a spinal cord injury was injected with human stem cells—marking the start of the first clinical trial of a human stem-cell therapy, one that could potentially help paralyzed people walk and control certain bodily functions. » 10/12/10 4:04am 10/12/10 4:04am

Stem Cells Cure Blind Man

Click to viewTis the time to be amazed: A 38-year-old man has regained vision in his blind eye thanks to a new stem cell therapy. It won't cure all blind people, but it's a giant leap. Here's how it works. » 12/23/09 8:40pm 12/23/09 8:40pm

Beijing Clinic Using Stem Cells as Eternal Youth Beauty Treatment

While we debate the morality of stem cell usage here, China's gone ahead and started marketing it as a beauty product. A Beijing medical center is offering "age-reversing" stem cell therapy for your face. » 3/06/09 3:00am 3/06/09 3:00am