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In Directing Stem Cells Study Shows Context Matters

In Directing Stem Cells, Study Shows Context Matters

Terry Devitt, University of Wisconsin-Madison Figuring out how blank slate stem cells decide which kind of cell they want to be when they grow up — a muscle cell, a bone cell, a neuron — has been no small task for science. Human...

Latest Stem cell Stories

2014-09-15 23:09:12

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “Global and China Stem Cell Industry Report, 2014-2017” to its store. Inquire before buying on this report at http://www.chinamarketresearchreports.com/contacts/inquire-before-buy.php?name=114908 Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Stem cells are undifferentiated biological cells that can differentiate into specialized cells and can divide (through mitosis) to produce more stem cells. Stem cell therapy can be applied to treatment...

2014-09-15 23:00:36

Aging skin loses collagen, which is the internal cause of wrinkles, sagging and thinning of skin. Sublime Beauty® introduces a superior way to deal with this plus a 25% off sale. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Aging skin inevitably wrinkles, thins and sags. The main internal reason for this is loss of collagen production. By age 60, skin has 45% less collagen than it did when young due to this slow down. Collagen holds up skin structure. In order to maintain...

2014-09-11 23:12:56

A promising first-in-class drug that stimulates the creation of new nerve cells in the brains of "Alzheimer's mice," will soon be tested in the brains of human patients with the promise it can help people in the early stages of the disease, based on research funded by the Cure Alzheimer's Fund. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 A promising first-in-class drug that stimulates the creation of new nerve cells in the brains of "Alzheimer's mice," will soon...

2014-09-05 23:01:05

A study published in STEM CELLS on August 30, 2014, details a new, simple, and highly efficient way to convert cells taken from an adult’s skin into stem cells that have the potential to differentiate into white blood cells. Durham, NC (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 A study published in STEM CELLS on August 30, 2014, details a new, simple, and highly efficient way to convert cells taken from an adult’s skin into stem cells that have the potential to differentiate into white blood cells....

2014-09-03 23:11:23

StemCellBeauty.com recently launched its StemLife product line, pioneering the new era of stem cell-based skincare and beauty products. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Stem Cell technology is the future; looking younger and better without plastic surgery is here now. Stem Cell Beauty’s debut product line StemLife is spearheading the current beauty renaissance. Among websites that provide stem cell beauty products, Stem Cell Beauty is in a league of its own....

2014-08-29 08:24:07

DALLAS, August 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Launched June 2014, the "Stem Cell Research Products - Opportunities, Tools, and Technologies" market intelligence report supplies research supply companies with the real-time data necessary to make effective product development decisions, sell effectively to scientists, and take market share from the competition. Full-year 2013 analysis determines the size of the stem cell research products market to be $3.22 billion, and the stem cell...

2014-08-27 23:00:26

Upcoming New York Adult Stem Cell Lecture on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 2pm and 4pm at the City Limits Diner, at 135 Harvard Avenue, Stamford, CT 06902 New York, California (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The Manhattan Regenerative Medicine Medical Group announces a series of free public seminars on the use of adult stem cells for various degenerative and inflammatory conditions. They will be provided by Dr. Thomas A. Gionis, Surgeon-in-Chief, and, Dr. Nia M. Smyrniotis, Medical Director....

lizard tail regeneration
2014-08-24 05:09:45

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers at Arizona State University have taken a giant step towards uncovering the genetic secrets behind lizards’ ability to regrow their own tails, and believe the knowledge could be used to stimulate regrowth in humans. The process with which lizards regenerate their tails after losing them in attacks from predators is described by the researchers as a genetic “recipe,” until now a secret recipe, because like good cooking...

2014-08-22 16:23:09

DUBLIN, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Stem Cell Research Products: Opportunities, Tools & Technologies" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Whether you already supply stem cell research products or you wish to expand your product line, you'll know just how essential and lucrative this market is. The authors know you want to make effective product development decisions, to sell more...

2014-08-19 04:22:39

JERUSALEM, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gamida Cell [http://www.gamida-cell.com ], a world leader in stem cell expansion technologies and therapeutic products, announced today that it has signed an investment and option agreement with Novartis Pharma AG [http://www.novartis.com ] ("Novartis"). According to the agreement, Novartis will invest $35 million in Gamida Cell and in return will receive 15% equity and an option to fully acquire Gamida Cell. The option is exercisable...


Latest Stem cell Reference Libraries

Knockout Mouse
2013-10-02 11:52:01

A Knockout Mouse is a genetically engineered mouse in which researchers have inactivated, or “knocked out,” an existing gene by replacing it or disrupting it with an artificial piece of DNA. The loss of gene activity frequently causes changes in a mouse’s phenotype, which includes appearance, behavior, or other apparent and biochemical characteristics. Knockout mice are significant animal models for studying the role of genes which have been sequenced but whose functions haven’t...

Cell (journal)
2012-06-04 14:15:36

Cell is a peer-reviewed scientific journal founded by Benjamin Lewin in January 1974 with the sponsorship of MIT Press. Lewin bought the rights to the journal in 1986 and published it under his own publishing arm Cell Press. Cell Press was sold to Elsevier in 1999, which currently publishes Cell twice monthly. Cell Press publishes several biomedical journals, including Cell, Neuron, Immunity, Molecular Cell, Developmental Cell, Cancer Cell, Current Biology, Structure, Chemistry &...

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