• Stem Cells

    New method for tissue regeneration, inspired by nature

    New method for tissue regeneration, inspired by nature

    (Nanowerk News) Scientists have found a way of mimicking our body’s natural healing process, using cell derived nano-sized particles called vesicles, to repair damaged tissue.The… Read More →

     
     

    Researchers Discover Body’s Stem Cell Army Hits a Wall When Responding to an ACL Injury

    Researchers Discover Body’s Stem Cell Army Hits a Wall When Responding to an ACL Injury

    SOURCE Research could help millions affected with Osteoarthritis  Credit: Beaumont Health Newswise — You might think stem cells only exist inside a fetus, but your… Read More →

     
     

    Hong Kong biotech start-up claims world first in stem cell treatment of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases

    Hong Kong biotech start-up claims world first in stem cell treatment of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases

    SOURCE  Oper Technology, linked with Baptist University, claims to be the first to successfully harvest stem cells directly from the brain and re-inject the developed… Read More →

     
     

    Advancing stem cell transplantation – an interview with the Scientific Director of Anthony Nolan

    Advancing stem cell transplantation – an interview with the Scientific Director of Anthony Nolan

    SOURCE Anthony Nolan is a pioneering charity that matches individuals willing to donate their blood stem cells or bone marrow to people with blood cancer… Read More →

     
     

    Beware the hype on stem-cell breakthroughs: Canada ‘s Globe and Mail

    Beware the hype on stem-cell breakthroughs: Canada ‘s Globe and Mail

    SOURCE Health science gets a lot of attention in the popular press. People love hearing about breakthroughs, paradigm shifts and emerging cures. The problem is,… Read More →

     
     

    Researchers 3D Print Cartilage with Stem Cells Taken from Human Knee

    Researchers 3D Print Cartilage with Stem Cells Taken from Human Knee

    SOURCE One of the challenges of 3D bioprinting is getting the stem cells which make up the biological “ink” to survive the 3D printing process… Read More →

     
     

    Stem Cell Therapies for Neurological Diseases: The Devil’s in the Details

    Stem Cell Therapies for Neurological Diseases: The Devil’s in the Details

    SOURCE Stem Cell therapies offer a promising approach for immunomodulation, neuroprotection and repair of damaged nervous systems, but they are not yet ready for prime… Read More →

     
     

    Growing Blood in the Lab

    Growing Blood in the Lab

    SOURCE (Nanowerk News) As the Red Cross says, the need for blood never stops. But the demand for blood from living donors could become a… Read More →

     
     

    Skin stem cells used to generate new brain cells Read more: Skin stem cells used to generate new brain cells

    Skin stem cells used to generate new brain cells  Read more: Skin stem cells used to generate new brain cells

    SOURCE (Nanowerk News) Using human skin cells, University of California, Irvine neurobiologists and their colleagues have created a method to generate one of the principle… Read More →

     
     

    Pioneering cell transplant shows vision and promise

    Pioneering cell transplant shows vision and promise

     Kyodo News via Getty Images Masayo Takahashi (right) and Yasuo Kurimoto have made great progress with transplants derived from induced pluripotent stem cells. SOURCE Japan… Read More →

     
     
     
     
     

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