April Marks Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

World Parkinson’s Day was instituted on April 11th, 1997 to commemorate the birthday of Dr. James Parkinson, the  man who first formally identified the disease nearly 200 years ago and penned the 1817 work—“An  Essay on the Shaking Palsy.” Today, the month of April marks the resurgence from winter, the beginning of allergy season, and […]

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Update: ISCO Clinical Trial Patient Kevin Weeks

At 63, real estate icon Kevin Weeks was the picture of good health. He exercised regularly, ate healthy, and didn’t smoke. But, following a week-long cycling tour through the French and Swiss Alps, he returned to his native Australia to attend a friend’s birthday and was greeted by a tidal wave of symptoms synonymous with […]

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International Stem Cell Corporation Announces Positive Interim Clinical Results for Parkinson’s Disease Clinical Trial

CARLSBAD, CA – International Stem Cell Corporation (OTCQB: ISCO), a California-based clinical stage biotechnology company developing stem cell-based therapies and biomedical products, announced today the positive six months interim results of the first cohort of Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients receiving 30 million ISC-hpNSC cells in the ongoing clinical study. All patients in the first cohort […]

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