Participate in Research

The New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute (NYSCF) advances cutting-edge stem cell research in our state-of-the-art laboratory and through collaborations with scientists worldwide.

Scientific advancements would not be possible without the contribution of research volunteers.

Please see our study flyer and contact us to learn more about opportunities to participate in NYSCF research. Note that we are not accepting embryo donations.

Please note: NYSCF does not offer stem cell therapy. It is very important to speak with your medical provider before pursuing any stem cell therapy.

A Closer Look at Stem Cells is a website aimed at helping people understand and evaluate the safety and effectiveness of advertised stem cell treatments.  We encourage you to visit this site to learn more. is a resource listing various studies worldwide.  However, many of these studies have not been evaluated by the FDA or other agencies of the federal government (see disclaimer here).