Friday, January 23, 2009

F.D.A. Approves a Stem Cell Trial

Well... this is a good news..Finally.

In a research milestone, the federal government will allow the world’s first test in people of a therapy derived from human embryonic stem cells.

Federal drug regulators said that political considerations had no role in the decision. Nevertheless, the move coincided with the inauguration of President Obama, who has pledged to remove some of the financing restrictions placed on the field by President George W. Bush.

To read in entire article in New York Times see here:

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/23/business/23stem.html?partner=permalink&exprod=permalink