September 18, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

for-profit stem cell clinical trials

2 min read

We’ve heard of payphones, pay toilets, and other services for which people have to pay for access, but what about pay clinical trials? In a pay clinical trial, patients have to pay anywhere from $10K to over $100K to get in the door. I asked readers of this blog about how they feel about patients having to pay those running clinical trials just to get into the trials of experimental therapies. In that poll, 70% of the more than 120 responses felt negatively about …Read More