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2013-01-03 15:28:29

Researchers from the RIKEN Research Centre for Allergy and Immunology in Japan report today that they have succeeded for the first time in creating cancer-specific, immune system cells called killer T lymphocytes, from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS cells).

Harnessing Patients' Own Immune Cells To Fight Disease Using Revolutionary Techniques
2013-01-03 13:11:52

The human body contains immune cells programmed to fight cancer and viral infections, but they often have short lifespans and are not numerous enough to overcome attacks by particularly aggressive malignancies or invasions.

2013-01-01 05:02:03

Director of Operations to GeneCell International continues to highlight the importance of cord blood banking among the Minority Community by providing further educational programs to ensure expecting

Faster, Safer Method For Producing Stem Cells Developed By Scientists
2012-12-04 13:11:48

The new method boosts cell yields and increases safety, helping to get another step closer to regenerative medicine

2012-12-03 17:01:12

The surface of your skin, called the epidermis, is a complex mixture of many different cell types — each with a very specific job.

2012-11-30 11:55:59

The study, published in PNAS, opens the way for large-scale screenings to identify new targets for cancer therapy.


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cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.