The use of crowdfunding platforms to spread hype about unproven stem cell interventions for conditions such as joint disease 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 ...
Crowdfunding used to spread hype about unproven stem cell therapies
By Tessa Hoffman
14 Aug 2018