Thanks for tuning in to Episode 56, Glia featuring Dr. Steven Goldman. This and all of our episodes are sponsored by Thermo-Fisher Scientific. Go to stemcellpodcast.com for all of our episodes and to sign up for our newsletter. We begin as always with the #SciRoundUp and discuss the latest science and stem cell news including:
- Diamonds can detect cancer?
- A vaccine for AIDS brought to the clinic
- An “in womb” stem cell trial to begin?
- Stem cell burgers coming soon
- Stem cells to alleviate dementia
For the interview portion of the show, sponsored by STEMCELL Technologies, we bring on stem cell expert Dr. Steven Goldman from the University of Rochester to talk about glial cells and his work using stem cells to model and fix diseases like Multiple Sclerosis using Neural Stem Cells. Finally, we close the show with our signature rant on: “when someone tells you, you look tired.” Enjoy! [Read more…]