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

March 22, 2021

LUND (SE), March 2021 — Researchers at Lund University have designed a new bioink that allows small, human-sized airways to be 3D-bioprinted with the help of patient cells for the first time.

March 18, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC, March 2021 — Cardiovascular disease remains the number one cause of death globally. Unfortunately, the heart cannot regenerate new tissue because the cardiomyocytes, or heart muscle cells, do not divide after birth.

March 18, 2021

DUNEDIN (NZ), March 2021 — University of Otago researchers have discovered one of the reasons why more than 50 percent of people with type 2 diabetes die from heart disease. And perhaps more significantly, they have found how to treat it.

March 15, 2021

GRONINGEN (NL), March 2021 — Hormones produced by the thyroid gland are essential regulators of organ function.

March 12, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (US), March 2021 — Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine have successfully reprogrammed a glial cell type in the central nervous system into new neurons to promote recovery after spinal cord injury — revealing an untapped potential to leverage the

March 10, 2021

BARCELONA (ES), March 2021 — A new method, described in a study published in Nature Communications, has the potential to boost international research efforts to find drugs that eradicate cancer at its source./p>

March 8, 2021

CAMBRIDGE, MA (US), March 2021 — There is no stronger risk factor for cancer than age. At the time of diagnosis, the median age of patients across all cancers is 66.

March 4, 2021

DALLAS TX, (US), February 2021 – Scientists at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at the University of Texas Southwestern (CRI) have identified the specialized environment, known as a nic

March 4, 2021

NEW HAVEN, CT (US), February 2021 — Intravenous injection of bone marrow derived stem cells (MSCs) in patients with spinal cord injuries led to significant improvement in motor functions, researchers from Yale University and Japan report Feb.

March 2, 2021

BOSTON, MA (US), February 2021 — Billions of peripheral white blood cells are produced every day by the regular divisions of hematopoietic stem cells and their descendants in the bone marrow.