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Website launch gives stem-cell research a boost

By Carolyn Abraham

From the Globe and Mail:

At first click, and even after several more, a new science website might seem simply to be a slick multi-media hub to school the public on stem-cell biology and research.

But joinstemcellcity.com, a creation of the McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine launched with great fanfare Wednesday in Toronto, has a much grander aim. It is intended to rally enough public support that the progress of stem-cell science will not be slowed by political chill or poor funding.

Read the full article:  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health/new-health/health-news/website-launch-gives-stem-cell-research-a-boost/article2062686/

Neurology is one of the five branches of research focus at the McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine.