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Australian stem cell scientists will build on the recent discovery that stem cells can be made from skin cells in a new collaborative research program, Victorian Innovation Minister Gavin Jennings and NSW Minister for Science and Medical Research Verity Firth announced today at the BIO International Convention.
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5e2367/the_stem_cell_repo) has announced the addition of the "The Stem Cell Report and Stem Cell Summit Webcast" report to their offering. There is no doubt that we are on the cusp of major stem cell breakthroughs.
In England, at Newcastle University, a team has grown hybrid human-cow embryos for the first time in order to provide research tools for stem-cell based solutions. The embryos were produced after human DNA was injected into eggs from cowsâ€™ ovaries.
Researchers have found that therapeutic cloning can be used to treat Parkinsonâ€™s disease in mice.
UCLA stem cell scientists have reprogrammed human skin cells into cells with the same unlimited properties as embryonic stem cells without using embryos or eggs.
Embryos that are clones of two men have recently been produced. Experts seem fairly unimpressed.
The British scientist who broke ground with the cloning of Dolly the sheep in 1996 has embraced a new technology for a non-embryo stem cell production.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Disgraced South Korean scientist Hwang Woo-suk has resumed his work on animal cloning, but will not restart research on human embryonic stem cells, his lawyer said on Thursday. Hwang is standing trial on charges of fraud and embezzlement for his team's research on stem cells.
By James Grubel CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australian politicians will push to overturn a ban on cloning stem cells for medical research after Australia's conservative Prime Minister John Howard said he would allow a conscience vote on the issue.
A British research institute has been given permission to recruit women having fertility treatment to donate eggs for stem cell research and therapeutic cloning, the nation's fertility watchdog said on Thursday.
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