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Stem Cell Science 5-part Course

Five Thursdays, April 20–May 18


Treatments, Challenges, and New Frontiers

What are stem cells, and what promise do they hold for the treatment of disease? Delve into the biology of stem cells, discover new research techniques, and discuss ethical concerns. Learn about current stem cell therapies, the challenges ahead, and potential future treatments. Meet stem cell experts presenting research at the frontiers of the field and observe live stem cells under the microscope.


NOW FREE! Through the generous support of the Empire State Stem Cell Fund, we are able to offer our Stem Cell Science course free of charge. Materials from the first session will be made available to anyone who joins now.  


The Museum greatly acknowledges The Mortimer D. Sackler Foundation, Inc. for its support to establish The Sackler Brain Bench, part of the Museum's Sackler Educational Laboratory for Comparative Genomics and Human Origins, in The Spitzer Hall of Human Origins.

The Science of Stem Cells in the Sackler Educational Laboratory is supported by the Empire State Stem Cell Fund through New York State Department of Health Contract # DOH01-C30157GG-3450000.