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

April 22, 2019

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

April 17, 2019

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

April 17, 2019

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.

April 12, 2019

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

April 12, 2019

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

April 8, 2019

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,

April 8, 2019

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

April 4, 2019

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

April 4, 2019

BOSTON, MA (US), March 2019 —A team of researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine developed a method to grow and maintain olfactory stem cells in culture, which can then be used to restore tissue in the nose.

April 1, 2019

BETHESDA, MD (US), March 2019 — A new study led by scientists in the Center for Cancer Research (CCR) at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) sheds light on one way that tumors may continue to grow despite the presenc

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