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Changing growth factors produces cells that should be more useful for research, future therapies.
A new synthetic Petri dish coating could overcome a major challenge to the advancement of human embryonic stem cell research.
New insight into what stem cells are and how they behave could help scientists to grow cells that form different tissues.
Oxygen levels in the lab can permanently alter human embryonic stem (ES) cells, specifically inducing X chromosome inactivation in female cells, according to Whitehead Institute researchers.
MADISON, Wis., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.
Findings help illuminate biochemical mechanisms that determine stem cell function and fate.
SAN DIEGO, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- ViaCyte, Inc., a preclinical stage stem cell engineering company focused on diabetes, announced today that it has received three additional U.S. Patents: On April 13, the Company was granted U.S.
Whitehead Institute researchers have converted established human induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells and human embryonic stem (ES) cells to a base state of greater pluripotency.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- iPierian, Inc., the leading company focused on creating new therapeutics discovered using cellular reprogramming and directed differentiation of patient cells, today announced that it has been awarded a three-year $1.5 million "Basic Biology Award" from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM).
MADISON, Wis., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Dynamics International, Inc. (CDI), already the world's highest volume manufacturer of human heart cells, has closed on a $40.6 million Series B private equity round.
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