ISCT Presidential Task Force on the Use of Unproven Cellular Therapies

Who We Are

The ISCT Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the Use of Unproven Cellular Therapies is composed of prominent experts in the cell therapy field. Their leadership spans academia, industry, and regulation. The Task Force strives to characterize unproven cellular interventions, and promote safe and effective practices worldwide. 

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Patient Resources 

Author Resource
ISCT PTF on the Use of Unproven Cellular Therapies

Positioning a Scientific Community on Unproven Cellular Therapies (Multiple Languages)

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ISCT PTF on the Use of Unproven Cellular Therapies

Reference Guide - Talking About Unproven Cell-Based Interventions

ISCT PTF on the Use of Unproven Cellular Therapies Medical Societies, Patient Education Initiatives, Public Debate and Marketing of Unproven Stem Cell Interventions
The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)

Information Fact Sheet

Joint Statement from Prominent Professional Organizations

ISCT PTF on the Use of Unproven Cellular Therapies

Cell Therapy Medical Tourism: Time for Action

ISCT Commercialization Committee Patient Advocacy Task Force

Empowering Patient Advocates
ISCT Australia & New Zealand Regional Committee ISCT Webinar - Unregulated Clinics in Australia and Japan

 

 News

 June 2018

Speakers from ISCT’s 2018 Annual Meeting Presidential Task Force Session on UCTs referenced in The Medicine Maker: Peter Marks, Massimo Dominici

 June 20, 2018 ISCT Presidential Task Force on UCT Committee Members publish in Lancet Respiratory Medicine:  Leigh Turner, Dan Weiss, Laertis Ikonomou
 August 30, 2017 ISCT Response to Aug 28th FDA Statement Concerning Regulatory Oversight of Cellular Therapies
August 28, 2017 US FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., issues statement on the FDA's new policy steps and enforcement efforts to ensure proper oversight of stem cell therapies and regenerative medicine
July 7, 2017

Global interest in report co-authored by members of ISCT Presidential Task Force on UCT

December 2, 2016

ISCT Publishes Article in Translational Scientist Concerning the US REGROW Act

October 19, 2016

ISCT Presidential Task Force Publishes Article in Brain Circulation Journal

  

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