NIH News Release
NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH
Office of the Director, NIH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, July 18, 2001
Contact: Marc Stern
(301) 496-2535

NIH Scientific Stem Cell Report Released

At the request of HHS Secretary Tommy G. Thompson, NIH prepared a scientific report on stem cells. The report titled: "Stem Cells: Scientific Progress and Future Research Directions" is now available. Reporters seeking a printed copy of the document should phone 301-496-4461 to arrange a courier pickup. This report is also on-line at http://www.nih.gov/news/stemcell/scireport.htm.