About This Online Brochure
The Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR) is proud to offer this backgrounder on stem cell research for grassroots advocates who want an easy-to-understand reference tool to share with family, friends, and colleagues to help explain why embryonic stem cell research is important to the future of medical research. Please feel free to browse this education tool online, or click on the "Print This" option for a printer-friendly version.
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What are stem cells?
What are embryonic stem cells?
What are adult stem cells?
What are the differences between embryonic and adult stem cells?
What are cord blood cells?
What are some of the latest developments in stem cell research?
Why are scientists excited about stem cell research?
Why should I care about stem cell research?
What diseases have been cured with stem cell research?
Current state of federal funding and oversight.
What can I do to make a difference?