May 28, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

California Stem Cell

7 min read

Two new FDA inspection reports called 483s provide fresh insights on a stem cell clinic, the network of clinics that it belongs to, and adverse events in patients. These reports detail issues the FDA found at the stem cell clinic California Stem Cell Treatment Center and its parent chain of clinics, Cell Surgical Network. The latter is an affiliated group of dozens of stem cell clinics across the U.S. generally marketing experimental adipose (fat) stem cell therapies, sometimes called “stromal vascular fraction” or SVF). As …Read More

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Late last year I was hearing some exciting things about California Stem Cell, Inc. under the leadership of Hans Keirstead. In fact, I thought a big move for California Stem was in the cards for 2014 and looking into my stem cell crystal ball, I went so far as to make that one of my top 10 stem cell predictions for 2014. Today, that prediction came true with the purchase of California Stem by stem cell biotech, NeoStem. The acquisition of California Stem by NeoStem …Read More