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Fibroblasts, cells long thought to be boring and irrelevant, could offer an alternative to heart transplants for patients with heart disease.
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Growth factors in the new Sublime Beauty® serum tell the skin fibroblasts to make collagen, key to strong, vibrant skin.
Growing Pipeline of Protein Replacement Therapies for Rare Connective Tissue Disorders EXTON, Pa. and GERMANTOWN, Md., Jan.
The field of cell therapy, which aims to form new cells in the body in order to cure disease, has taken another important step in the development towards new treatments.
For the first time, researchers have converted scar tissue that forms after a heart attack into regenerated heart muscle using microRNA.
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The latest research developments to reprogram scar tissue resulting from myocardial infarction (MI) into viable heart muscle cells, were presented at the Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology (FCVB) 2012 meeting, held 30 March to 1 April at the South Kensington Campus of Imperial College in London.