Research Creates the Best Medicine - Dr. Andras Nagy
Mount Sinai''s Dr. Andras Nagy speaks about his breakthrough work in stem cell research and his recent Scientific American recognition. Dr. Nagy has been selected for the first annual Scientific American Top 10 Honor Roll. The only Canadian selected for the article, Dr. Nagy shares the honour with U.S. President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg and other luminaries in the June 2009 issue of the magazine. In March 2009, Dr. Nagy discovered a new method of creating stem cells from adult cells that could lead to possible cures for devastating diseases including spinal cord injury, macular degeneration, diabetes and Parkinsons disease.