September 30, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Dr. Kenneth Welker

3 min read

The Oregon State Medical Board took emergency action to suspend the medical license of Dr. Kenneth Welker of Eugene, Oregon on Thursday. Update: Unfortunately, the Associate Press (AP) story on this topic (discussed more below) contains numerous important mistakes including thoroughly mixing up embryonic, adult, and induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC). Keep that in mind. Also, sadly another update this time in 2020, finds few actions still by state medical boards on stem cell clinics. The emergency suspension was due in part to his injections of …Read More