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

March 30, 2020

IRVINE, CA (US), March 2020 — A team of University of California, Irvine researchers have published the first comprehensive overview of the major changes that occur in mammalian skin cells as they prepare to hea

March 26, 2020

NEW YORK, NY (US), March 2020 — Skin is our body's most ardent defender against pathogens and other external threats.

March 26, 2020

BALTIMORE, MD (US), March 2020 — Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists say they have successfully turned back the biological hands of time, coaxing adult human cells in the laboratory to revert to a primitive state, and unlocking their potential to

March 23, 2020

PHILADELPHIA, PA (US), March 2020 — Early on in each cell, a critical protein known as FoxA2 simultaneously binds to both the chromosomal proteins and the DNA, opening the flood gates for gene activation, according to a new study led by researchers in the Pere

March 23, 2020

MELBOURNE (AU), March 2020 — A has revealed that a bacterial superbug can prevent stem cells in the gut from carrying out their vital role of regenerating the inner lining of the intestine. This causes potentially severe disease, particularly in the elderly.

March 20, 2020

ZURICH (SW), March 2020 — On March 6 at 11:50 p.m. EST, the International Space Station resupply mission Space X CRS-20 took off from Cape Canaveral (USA). On board: 250 test tubes from the University of Zurich containing adult human stem cells.

March 20, 2020

DRESDEN (DE), March 2020 — A Franco-German research team led by Michael Sieweke, Ph.D., from the Center for Regenerative Therapies TU Dresden (CRTD) and the Center of  Immunology of Marseille Luminy (CNRS, INSERM, Aix-Marseille University), today uncovered a surprising prope

March 16, 2020

LONDON (UK), March 2020 — A study of the second HIV patient to undergo successful stem cell transplantation from donors with a HIV-resistant gene, finds that there was no active viral infection in the patient's blood 30 months after they stopped anti-retroviral therapy, according

March 16, 2020

FARMINGTON, CT (US), March 2020 — A population of stem cells with the ability to generate new bone has been discovered by a group of researchers at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine.

March 9, 2020

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN (US), March 2020 — Pools of stem cells in the apical meristems of plants are key to continued growth and development.

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