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

January 18, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD (US), January 2019 — In experiments in rats and human cells, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say they have added to evidence that a cellular protein signal that drives both bone and fat formation in

January 15, 2019

LOS ANGELES, CA (US), January 2019 — University of California - Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers led by Donald Kohn, M.D., have created a method for modifying blood stem cells to reverse the genetic mutation that cause

January 15, 2019

BARCELONA (ESP), January 2019 — Researchers from the University of Barcelona have shown that defective versions of human brain cells called astrocytes are linked to the buildup of a toxic protein that is the hallmark

January 15, 2019

GOTHENBURG (SWE), January 2019 — Researchers at Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, in collaboration with research groups in Finland, Canada and Slovenia, have discovered a nove

January 15, 2019

ABU DHABI (UAE), January 2019 — A new study suggests for the first time that actin, a cytoskeleton protein found in the cell, is critical to regulating the genome — the genetic material of an organism — during the fo

January 7, 2019

SAN DIEGO, CA (US), January 2019 — Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine report that detection of “copy editing” by a stem cell enzyme called ADAR1, which is active in more than 20

January 7, 2019

PHILADELPHIA, PA (US), January 2019 — Our bodies hold roughly 14 trillion cells, each containing a nucleus with DNA measuring two meters long by 20 atoms wide.

January 2, 2019

MADRID (ESP), December 2018 — Myelofibrosis is a severe and very rare hematological disease for which treatment has only been partially effective to date.

January 2, 2019

LONDON (UK), December 2018 — A new therapy aimed at improving the sight of people with one of the most common forms of childhood blindness has shown “very promising” initial results, according to a study involving Un

December 31, 2018

TOKYO (JP), December 2018 —Scientists identified two distinct control mechanisms in the developmental transition of undifferentiated stem cells into healthy brain cells.

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