BASEL (CH), June 2020 — Protocols that allow the transformation of human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) lines into organoids have changed the way scientists can study developmental processes and enable them to
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OAKLAND, CA (US) – The governing board of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) recently awarded $750,000 to Xiaokui Zhang, Ph.D., at Celularity to conduct a clinical trial for the treatment
MELBOURNE (AU), June 2020 — Researchers at Children's Cancer Institute have discovered what could prove a new and improved way to treat the poor-prognosis blood cancer, acute myeloid leukemia or AML.
AURORA, CO (US), June 2020 — When a cancer patient needs a bone marrow transplant, there are four common donor sources: a matched related donor (sibling), a matched unrelated donor (from a donor database), a half-mat
LONDON (UK), June 2020 — Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have found two genes that regulate the differentiation of stem cells in the small intestine, offering valuable insight into how the body develops an
CAMBRIDGE, MA (US), June 2020 — The discovery of how certain key structures in the kidneys are formed could have important implications for treating renal fibrosis (or scarring), a feature of chronic kidney disease (
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (US), June 2020 — More than 3 million Americans have glaucoma, a serious eye condition causing vision loss.
CHICAGO, IL (US), June 2020 — A study published in Molecular Psychiatry shows that patient-derived adult stem cells can be use
SAN DIEGO, CA (US), June 2020 — Using induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) and deleting a key gene, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have created natural killer cells — a type of immune cell — with measurably stronger activity against a form
NEW HAVEN, CT (US), June 2020 — An experimental cancer drug can extend the life of mice with Rett syndrome, a devastating genetic disorder that afflicts about one of every 10,000 to 15,000 girls within 6 to 18 months after birth, Yale researchers reported recently in Mol