Latest Cellular differentiation Stories
Whitehead Institute researchers have identified a previously unrecognized layer of genetic regulation that is necessary for the generation of undesirable white fat cells.
Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine have discovered that a protein called Jagged-1 stimulates human stem cells to differentiate into bone-producing cells.
A single embryonic stem cell can develop into more than 200 specialized cell types that make up our body.
According to a new report in the journal Biofabrication, Scottish scientists have used cutting edge 3D printing techniques to arrange human embryonic stem cells (hESC) into novel three-dimensional spheroids.
As stem cell research progresses, scientists are becoming more and more specialized in studying the types of cells and tissues that they generate.
Many different tissues and organs form from pluripotent stem cells during embryonic development.
Scientists at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute have for the first time demonstrated that baboon embryonic stem cells can be programmed to completely restore a severely damaged artery.
In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court announced on Monday that it would not hear an appeal from two scientists attempting to derail government-funded research with embryonic stem cells.
When an embryonic stem cell is in the first stage of its development it has the potential to grow into any type of cell in the body, a state scientists call undifferentiated.
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