Browsing Month: September 2014

UCLA stem cell research may lead to new cancer treatments

This article was written and posted on This is not an original AlphaCord article. Significant research is ongoing at UCLA’s Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research. The center’s latest breakthrough was the discovery that a unique protein, pleiotrophin, can promote recovery of bone marrow-derived stem cells and the […]

Back to School Tips

Article from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) The following health and safety tips are from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Feel free to excerpt these tips or use them in their entirety in any print or broadcast story, with acknowledgment of source. MAKING THE FIRST DAY EASIER •Remind your child that there are […]