Diseases and Conditions


Stem cell research is being utilized to develop treatments and cures for a wide range of diseases, conditions, and injuries.

Disease areas and conditions include:
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease)
  • Arterial limb disease
  • Arthritis
  • Autism
  • Blindness
  • Cancer: Brain tumor
  • Cancer: Leukemia
  • Cancer: Skin
  • Cancer: Solid tumor
  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Hearing loss
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Osteoporosis, bone and cartilage disease
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Respiratory disease
  • SCID/Primary Immune Diseases
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Spinal cord injury/paralysis
  • Stroke
*Partial list