The use of crowdfunding platforms to spread hype about unproven stem cell interventions for neurological conditions is an “emerging risk”, researchers warn. A new study has found that 78 of 408 cases where people used crowdfunding platforms to fundraise for medical treatment were for experimental stem cell interventions that lacked conclusive evidence of safety and ...
Crowdfunding for stem cell treatments an emerging concern
By Tessa Hoffman
16 Aug 2018