Three-day stem cell conference to bring international attention to Rochester community

By Jen Bucciarelli The Rochester community will welcome some of the top stem cell researchers from as far as the Netherlands as the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine—a collaborative initiative between Oakland University and Beaumont Health System—hosts the Second Midwest Conference on Stem Cell Biology and Therapy this weekend. Dr. Rasul Chaudhry, conference organizing committee chair and OU biology professor is passionate about educating his students but identifies the … [Read more...]

A Live Wire by Dr. Herfert

How Does Your Body Heal?  It all began some time near the end of July of 1959.  Maybe it was by accident, or maybe there was some planning involved.  It’s usually hard to get the truth about an event like this… but that is when it all happened.  You might be asking yourself what is he talking about?  I’m talking about my beginning.  Not my birth… but my conception.  I was born in April of 1960… so my real beginning started with my conception in July of 1959.  Right Now You Are Probably … [Read more...]