July 14, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Joseph Purita

4 min read

One of the most concerning new trends in the stem cell arena is the explosive growth of chains of for-profit stem cell clinics in the US including Stem MD. This kind of franchising of stem cell for-profit operations deeply concerns me in terms of its potential risks to increasing numbers of patients and to the stem cell field as a whole. I recently did an interview series with the leaders of one such chain, the Cell Surgical Network. It’s a group of dozens of linked clinics with …Read More