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Coverage of the latest news and updates from the field of stem cells.

January 21, 2019

DRESDEN (DE), January 2019 — Most neurons in the human brain are generated from neural stem cells during embryonic development.

January 18, 2019

LOS ANGELES, CA (US), January 2019 — Bone marrow transplants, which involve transplanting healthy blood stem cells into patients, offer the best treatment for many types of cancers, blood disorders and

January 18, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD (US), January 2019 — In experiments in rats and human cells, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say they have added to evidence that a cellular protein signal that drives both bone and fat formation in

January 15, 2019

LOS ANGELES, CA (US), January 2019 — University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers led by Donald Kohn, M.D., have created a method for modifying blood stem cells to reverse the genetic mutation that cause

January 15, 2019

BARCELONA (ESP), January 2019 — Researchers from the University of Barcelona have shown that defective versions of human brain cells called astrocytes are linked to the buildup of a toxic protein that is the hallmark

January 15, 2019

GOTHENBURG (SWE), January 2019 — Researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, in collaboration with research groups in Finland, Canada and Slovenia, have discovered a nove

January 15, 2019

ABU DHABI (UAE), January 2019 — A new study suggests for the first time that actin, a cytoskeleton protein found in the cell, is critical to regulating the genome — the genetic material of an organism — during the fo

January 7, 2019

SAN DIEGO, CA (US), January 2019 — Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine report that detection of “copy editing” by a stem cell enzyme called ADAR1, which is active in more than 20

January 7, 2019

PHILADELPHIA, PA (US), January 2019 — Our bodies hold roughly 14 trillion cells, each containing a nucleus with DNA measuring two meters long by 20 atoms wide.

January 2, 2019

MADRID (ESP), December 2018 — Myelofibrosis is a severe and very rare hematological disease for which treatment has only been partially effective to date.

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