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

August 27, 2018

ANN ARBOR, MI (US), August 2018 — Nearly one in eight couples in the U.S. face infertility, and about half of those cases can be attributed to semen abnormalities in the male partner.

August 27, 2018

NEW YORK, NY (US), August 2018 — Researchers at Mount Sinai have successfully restored vision in mice through activating retinal stem cells, something that has never been done before.

August 22, 2018

COLLEGE STATION, TX (US), August 2018 — Formation of new blood vessels, a process also known as angiogenesis, is one of the major clinical challenges in wound healing and tissue implants.

August 20, 2018

COPENHAGEN, (DK), August 2018 — The cells in our body divide constantly throughout life. But how do cells remember whether to develop into a skin, liver or intestinal cell? It's a question that has puzzled scientists for many years.

August 20, 2018

BIRMINGHAM, AL (US), August 2018 — While pigs still cannot fly, researchers have discovered that the hearts of newborn piglets do have one remarkable ability: They can almost completely heal themselves after experimental heart attacks.

August 15, 2018

TSUKUBA, (JP), August 2018 — Many studies have attempted to identify a single transcription factor that can induce formation of mesoderm, an early layer in embryonic development, without help from other cellular proteins. None have been successful, until now.

August 15, 2018

EXETER, (UK), August 2018 — Key aspects of the aging of human cells can be reversed by new compounds developed at the University of Exeter, research shows.

August 13, 2018

LA JOLLA, CA (US), August 2018 — Using just a microscope, Italian surgeon Francesco Durante was struck by the similarities between cells in the most malignant cancers and the embryonic cells of the organ in which the cancer originated.

August 13, 2018

HANNOVER, (DE), August 2018 — Hereditary pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (herPAP) is a rare disease characterized by the slow build-up of lipo-protein material in the lungs due to the failure of highly specialized cells called macrophages, which usually eat away this material from

August 10, 2018

SHAHREKORD, (IR), August 2018 — A better understanding of the role secreted inflammatory cytokines play in the tumor microenvironment that results in the differentiation of effector T cells into exhausted T cells points to possible approaches to improve the antitumor activity of

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