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THE DARKNESS, THE LIGHT, AND THE CALIFORNIA STEM CELL PROGRAM

THE DARKNESS, THE LIGHT, AND THE CALIFORNIA STEM CELL PROGRAM

This is the worst time of our lives. A few feet from me, Gloria, beloved wife of fifty years, is dying of cancer. We do not know how many days she has left. I just got her up and helped her to the bathroom, and though it was a very short walk, she could almost not...

ROMAN REED FOR ASSEMBLYMAN!

ROMAN REED FOR ASSEMBLYMAN!

By Don C. Reed Note: I am proud to be a part of the group AMERICANS FOR CURES—but this essay has nothing to do with that fine association. It is strictly me on my own, talking about my son, Roman Reed, who is running for California State Assemblyman, in District 25. I...

BART, CIRM, and the Crime of Doing– Nothing?

By Don C. Reed The lawbooks are filled with active malfeasance, crimes and penalties for doing bad. But there are very few punishments for avoiding doing good.  If a billionaire drives past a homeless person, and turns away, too bored or busy to share a buck, he/she...

BIG STEM CELL RESEARCH BILL NEEDS A COUPLE SENTENCES FROM YOU!!

Friday, October 11, 2019 This is from David Jensen’s must-read STEM CELL REPORT for today. Also, here is a favor I want to ask of you. Skim through the following, which tells you about the new $5.5  billion-dollar renewal of funding for the California stem cell...

GREAT NEWS FOR PARALYSIS RESEARCH!!!

GREAT NEWS FOR PARALYSIS RESEARCH!!!

By Don C. Reed Assembly Bill 214, The Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Act, authored by Assembly Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, was placed “on consent” for today’s Assembly Health Committee Agenda. That means it does not require a formal presentation and...

INSIDE GLORIA’S HEART

INSIDE GLORIA’S HEART

By Don C. Reed In her hospital gown, Gloria, my wife of fifty years, was walking on the treadmill. Gradually the speed increased, faster and faster. I worried she might slip, I stood in closer to her, crowding the attendant, who was also trying to protect her from...

ADVENTURES ON “BRIDGES”: Humboldt State Stem Cell Research

ADVENTURES ON “BRIDGES”: Humboldt State Stem Cell Research

By Don C. Reed Imagine yourself as a California college student, hoping to become a stem cell researcher. Like almost all students you are in need of financial help, and so (let’s say) you asked your college counselor if there were any scholarships available. To your...

Don Reed's NEW BOOK - - "REVOLUTIONARY THERAPIES!"

How the California Stem Cell Program Saved Lives, Eased Suffering -
and Changed the Face of Medicine Forever

By Don C. Reed, World Scientific Publishing, March 20th, 2020

Chronic diseasethreatens the world.
In America alone, more than 100 million children and adults suffer chronic (long-lasting or incurable) diseases. These are not empty statistics, but people we know, members of your family and mine...

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