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

July 12, 2021

LONDON (UK), July 2021 — Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have found a vital mechanism, previously thought to have disappeared as mammals evolved, that helps protect mammalian stem cells from RNA viruses such as SARS-CoV-2 and Zika virus.

July 8, 2021

STOCKHOLM (SE), July 2021 — Using an experimental model to simulate the blood-brain barrier, scientists havedetailed how antioxidants protect the brain from inflammation caused by such neurodegenerative diseases as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson's.

July 6, 2021

FUKUOKA, JP (July 2021) — Medical researchers led by Kyushu University have revealed a possible underlying genetic pathway behind the neurological dysfunction of Rett syndrome.

July 6, 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (US), July 2021 — The tiny mouse embryo has a heart that beats. Its muscles, blood vessels, gut and nervous system are beginning to develop.

July 1, 2021

You are cordially invited to present your research at the Cord Blood Connect international congress, to be held Sept. 23 and 30.

The abstract submission deadline is July 31.

July 1, 2021

KLOSTERNEUBURG(AT), June 2021 — To understand the role an individual gene plays in development, degeneration and disease, for a hundred years biologists have been using a trick of nature: While in principle, the genome in all cells of an organism is the same, mutations can and do

July 1, 2021

NEUHERBERG (DE), June 2021 — Gastrulation is the formation of the three principal germ layers – endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm.

June 28, 2021

PHOENIX, AZ (US), June 2021 — The human body contains approximately 200 different kinds of cells, including many kinds of stem cells that have the potential to turn into a variety of specialized cells.

June 28, 2021

SACRAMENTO, CA (US) — In a groundbreaking study, a team of University of California Davis researchers has discovered a special type of stem cell that can reduce the amount of the virus causing AIDS, boosting the body’s antiviral immunity and repairing and restoring the gut’s

June 25, 2021

WINSTON-SALEM, NC, (June 21, 2021) - The RegeneratOR Test Bed has officially launched, bringing together resources to advance the regenerative medicine field nationally and create an economic development engine for the region and the state overall.