Latest Pluripotency Stories

2010-06-09 21:14:58

Changing growth factors produces cells that should be more useful for research, future therapies.

2010-06-03 08:49:06

A new synthetic Petri dish coating could overcome a major challenge to the advancement of human embryonic stem cell research.

2010-05-26 09:35:00

New insight into what stem cells are and how they behave could help scientists to grow cells that form different tissues.

2010-05-14 10:00:12

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.

2010-05-07 01:00:00

MADISON, Wis., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.

2010-05-06 15:41:16

Findings help illuminate biochemical mechanisms that determine stem cell function and fate.

2010-05-05 20:18:00

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.

2010-05-04 08:18:22

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.

2010-04-29 15:20:00

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).

2010-04-27 06:00:00

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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