Latest Induced pluripotent stem cell Stories
Generating new cardiac muscle from human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) and/or induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) could fulfill the demand for therapeutic applications and drug testing.
Transparency Market Research published a new "Global Stem Cells Market (Adult, Human Embryonic , Induced Pluripotent, Rat-Neural etc)- Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and
Diseases affecting the kidneys represent a major and unsolved health issue worldwide. The kidneys rarely recover function once they are damaged by disease, highlighting the urgent need for better knowledge of kidney development and physiology.
While it was once believed that every cell in a person’s body contains the same DNA code, new research led by experts at the Salk Institute has found an unexpected level of variation among the genomes of different neurons originating from the same person’s brain.
For the first time, scientists have taken stem cells from chimpanzees and bonobos and turned them into induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), and their work has helped to highlight some of the differences between humans and great apes.
In a feat of modern-day alchemy with huge potential for regenerative medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine scientists have developed a fast, efficient way to turn cells extracted from routine liposuction into liver cells.
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