June 3, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

4 min read

What’s the deal with Brigham and Women’s Hospital or Harvard Medical School when it comes to the retracted STAP cell papers? I was just writing yesterday in part about how we haven’t really heard anything (news, statements, etc.) from those places about the whole STAP cell mess. In contrast, in Japan and at RIKEN there has been a non-stop flood of news and developments involving STAP. Now today I’ve heard from a source that senior STAP cell paper author, Dr. Charles Vacanti, will be stepping down …Read More