Latest Pluripotency Stories
New findings to be presented at 5th Annual Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine World Congress.
Scientists have developed Australiaâ€™s first adult induced pluripotent stem cell lines using skin biopsies from patients with the rare genetic disease Friedreich Ataxia (FA).
A multinational team of researchers led by stem cell scientists at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Scripps Research Institute has documented specific genetic abnormalities that occur in human embryonic (hESC) and induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) lines.
MADISON, Wis., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.
LEXINGTON, Ky., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
YOKOHAMA, Japan, January 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ReproCELL, Inc.
Two American companies broke new ground this year by gaining regulatory approval to begin the first experiments using embryonic stem cells on people suffering from spinal cord injuries and blindness.
University of Illinois researchers have found a key to keeping stem cells in their neutral state: It takes a soft touch.
In two separate studies, researchers at Georgetown University and the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have been able to create pancreatic cells and intestinal tissue from human stem cells, illustrating a pair of new uses for the potent, self-replicating building blocks.
CINCINNATI, Dec. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time, scientists have created functioning human intestinal tissue in the laboratory from pluripotent stem cells. In a study posted online Dec.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.