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Europe’s Top Court Bans Stem Cell Patents If Embryo Destroyed
2011-10-19 05:05:48

The European Union Court of Justice (ECJ) on Tuesday banned patents on any stem-cell process that includes the destruction of a human embryo.

2011-10-08 07:00:00

The successful cloning could prove to be an important step in the development of therapies using embryonic stem cells to replace damaged or defective tissues in the human body, which could possibly

2011-10-05 21:55:24

Women donating their eggs for use in fertility clinics are typically financially compensated for the time and discomfort involved in the procedure.

2010-07-19 12:00:00

Residual "memory" of the tissue of origin makes it harder to turn them into other cell types BOSTON, July 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adult cells that have been reprogrammed into induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS cells) do not completely let go of their past, perhaps limiting their ability to function as a less controversial alternative to embryonic stem cells for basic research and cell replacement therapies, according to researchers at Children's Hospital Boston, John Hopkins University...

2010-06-15 09:24:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- iPierian, Inc., the leading biopharmaceutical company focused on creating new therapeutics using patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), today announced that it will present data from its iPSC research programs at the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) 8th Annual Meeting, June 16-19, 2010, in San Francisco, CA.

2010-03-15 10:45:00

Groundbreaking stem cell researcher Rudolf Jaenisch has been named the "hottest" researcher in the world, topping a list released Monday by Thomson Reuters' Science Watch.

2010-01-11 19:44:00

SEOUL, South Korea, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- RNL Bio Co., Ltd. (Representative Director Jung Chan Ra, www.rnl.co.kr), a Korean company that has pioneered the commercialization of dog-cloning services, and Start Licensing, Inc.

2010-01-08 15:35:00

Enforcing new Chinese rules for clinics may impact lucrative stem cell therapy tourism but improve international credibility, confidence.

2009-12-24 12:51:55

Famous for its antioxidant properties and role in tissue repair, vitamin C is touted as beneficial for illnesses ranging from the common cold to cancer and perhaps even for slowing the aging process.

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