MELBOURNE (AU), April 2019 — Embryonic stem cells (ESC) have the ability to self-renew and, being pluripotent, the potential to create almost any cell type in the body.
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COPENHAGEN (DK), April 2019 — In the veins, stem cells constantly mature and develop into different blood cells that are necessary for the body to work properly.
CINCINNATI, OH (US), April 2019 — Cell-by-cell genetic analyses of developing brain tissues in neonatal mice and laboratory models of brain cancer allowed scientists to discover a molecular driver of the highly aggre
LONDON (UK), April 2019 — Cancers can make themselves harder for new immunotherapies to see by “changing their spots” — and switching off a key molecule on the surface of cells that is
HAMILTON, ONT (CA), April 2019 — A team of McMaster University researchers has discovered a unique subset of cells within human stem cells that appear to signal how the surrounding cells will develop and grow.
TAMPA, FL (US), April 2019 — Transplantation of human bone marrow-derived endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) into mice mimicking symptoms of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) helped more motor neurons survive
PITTSBURGH, , A (US), April 2019 — In a first on the quest to cure HIV, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health scientists report in EBioMedici
Newcastle (UK), April 2019 — New research reveals a potential revolutionary way to treat eye injuries and prevent blindness — by softening the tissue hosting the stem cells,
SAN DIEGO, CA (US), April 2019 — For some cancers, initial treatment with chemotherapy brings positive but only temporary results: Tumors shrink, but then rebound as t
BOSTON, MA (US), March 2019 — Encapsulating human stem cell-derived beta cells in microcapsules made with a protein that repels key immune cells restored glucose metabolism in diabetic mice and protected the cells fr