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Dr. Sauer’s research could help fight disease

By | May 23rd, 2014 | Articles | 0 Comments

A team of scientists, including Dr. Mark Sauer and researchers at the New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute, has created the first disease-specific embryonic stem cell line with two sets of chromosomes. This discovery may allow scientists to make personalized stem cells that can be used to develop cell therapies to combat disease.

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Scientists Develop Technique to Help Prevent Inherited Disorders

By | October 3rd, 2013 | News | 0 Comments
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    Scientists Develop Technique to Help Prevent Inherited Disorders

There’s good news on the genetic-disease front, thanks in part to Dr. Mark Sauer, Program Director at the Center for Women’s Reproductive Care. He is part of a team of scientists from The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Laboratory and Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) dedicated to advance the field of stem cell research. They have developed a technique that may prevent children from inheriting certain genetic diseases. The study is published online in the prestigious journal Nature.
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