Resources on Stem Cell Therapy

National Institutes of Health Resource for Stem Cell Research

The National Institutes of Health forms part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research. The Resource for Stem Cell Research provides a large database of information on stem cells including FAQ’s, a glossary, tools, downloads as well as policy, basics and research information.

International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR)

The ISSCR works to exchange information on stem cells and educate the public in all areas of stem cell research and application. The ISSCR Patient Handbook on Stem Cell Therapies The ISSCR has created a handbook to help patients and their families evaluate stem cell treatments they may be considering.


PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from Medline, life science journals, and online books.

National Marrow Donor Program

The NMDP maintains an international registry of donors for all sources of blood stem cells used in transplantation: bone marrow, peripheral blood, and umbilical cord blood. Their “Be The Match Registry” has 8 million donors and more than 160,000 searchable cord blood units.

Stem Cell Research The IMANA Perspective

Download the Islamic Medical Association of North America Ethics Committee’s perspective on Stem Cell Research here (download PDF).

Network Members Resources

Our Network Members gain access to additional resources such as Published Papers, Stem Cell Guidelines and Special Reports.