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

January 28, 2019

SAN DIEGO, CA (US), January 2019 — The accumulation of amyloid beta (Aβ) plaques and tangles of a protein in the brain called tau are hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease.

January 25, 2019

Los Angeles, CA (US), January 2019 — A study by University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers is the first to demonstrate a technique for coaxing pluripotent stem cells — which can give rise to every cell t

January 25, 2019

FREIBURG (DE), January 2019 — In adults, mesenchymal stems cells (MSCs) are primarily found in bone marrow and they play a vital role in repair of damaged organs.

January 25, 2019

KANSAS CITY, KS (US), January 2019 — Blood-forming adult stem cells reside deep in the bone marrow and are responsible for regenerating the body’s blood supply, including red blood cells, white blood cells

January 21, 2019

NEW YORK, NY (US), January 2019 – A team of scientists from the New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) Research Institute report valuable progress toward creating clinical-grade cells for treatment of bone disease and injury.

January 21, 2019

BETHESDA, MD (US), January 2019 — Using a novel patient-specific stem cell-based therapy, researchers at the National Eye Institute (NEI) prevented blindness in animal models of geographic atrophy, the advanced "dry"

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

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