November 23, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

cell ownership

4 min read

In my series eight simple reasons to pause before getting an unlicensed treatment from a non-compliant clinic I have covered the first five: (1) potential loss of insurance coverage for negative outcomes that could cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, (2)  failure of patient follow up by the doctors and clinics, (3) exclusion from future clinical trial participation, (4) undesired tissue growth, and (5) untrained doctors. Today, reason #6 is covered: jeopardizing ownership of your own stem cells. I was having a talk with a patient the other day …Read More