Latest Pluripotency Stories

2010-10-14 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO and OTTAWA, Ontario, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

2010-09-29 14:12:00

Novel scientific research and a niche business accelerator offer stem cell researchers and companies worldwide a fast track to commercialization DETROIT, Sept.

2010-09-10 13:00:50

For most people, wisdom teeth are not much more than an annoyance that eventually needs to be removed -- however, a new study shows that wisdom teeth contain a valuable reservoir of tissue for the creation of stem cells.

2010-09-02 12:39:42

Stem cells might be thought of as trunks in the tree of life.

2010-09-01 09:39:00

YOKOHAMA, Japan, September 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ReproCELL, Inc.

2010-08-25 07:24:26

We've all heard about the potential medical benefits of stem cells -- Now, researchers have created a synthetic surface that allows stem cells to stay alive and continue reproducing for at least three months.

2010-08-06 11:35:00

Whitehead Institute research shows human embryonic stem cells and reprogrammed adult cells exhibit very few differences.

2010-08-05 16:33:21

Scientists at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease (GICD) have found a new way to make beating heart cells from the body's own cells that could help regenerate damaged hearts.

2010-07-27 12:36:33

Australian scientists from the Monash Institute of Medical Research have "reprogrammed" adult mouse fat cells and neural cells to become stem cells that can differentiate into a variety of different cells (pluripotency).

2010-07-21 16:17:44

Scientists at the UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center have described a population of cells that mark the very first stage of differentiation of human embryonic stem cells as they enter a developmental pathway that leads to production of blood, heart muscle, blood vessels and bone.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.