Today the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) announced that it was starting to accept bitcoin gifts through BitPay.
The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) is an independent organization founded in 2005 to accelerate cures and better treatments for patients through stem cell research. NYSCF employs over 45 researchers at the NYSCF Research Institute, located in New York, and is an acknowledged world leader in stem cell research and in developing pioneering stem cell technologies, including the NYSCF Global Stem Cell ArrayTM.
NYSCF Co-Founder and CEO Susan L. Solomon commented:
“Through bitcoin, we can embrace new forms of giving to meet our donors where they are, wherever they are worldwide. As a private philanthropic organization NYSCF’s nimbleness and flexibility allow