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

September 5, 2012

However this solution is at best temporary and alleviates none of the patient's pain; in fact, when the graft fails the patient often experiences an increase in suffering. This has left the medical world searching for a long-term solution to deal with the disease in a sustained way.

August 20, 2012

Researchers from the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center reported their findings online Aug. 3 in Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy.

August 17, 2012

The research reveals how neurons in the uppermost layers of the cerebral cortex form during embryonic brain development.

August 17, 2012

The book was written by Ken Macleod, an award-winning science fiction writer, and illustrated by comic book artist Edward Ross. Both men are based in Scotland.

August 17, 2012


Ravel received "emergency treatment with a new technology based on stem cell therapy" before the 2008 Beijing Olympics, according to an Aug. 9 report in Discovery News.