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Do Salamanders Hold The Key To Limb Regeneration?
2014-06-20 03:50:11

University College London The secret of how salamanders successfully regrow body parts is being unraveled by UCL researchers in a bid to apply it to humans. For the first time, researchers have found that the 'ERK pathway' must be constantly active for salamander cells to be reprogrammed, and hence able to contribute to the regeneration of different body parts. The team identified a key difference between the activity of this pathway in salamanders and mammals, which helps us to...

2014-06-18 23:10:57

OMICS Group International is pleased to announce the 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Cell & Gene Therapy to be held during October 27-29, 2014 in Las Vegas, USA. Cell Therapy conference takes the opportunity to explore the cell and magnify the therapeutization potential on the application grounds of genetic knowhow. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Cell Therapy-2014 is a remarkable event which brings together research eminent from the expertise of cell and gene...

Embryonic Stem Cells Offer Promising Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis
2014-06-17 03:34:58

University of Connecticut Scientists in the University of Connecticut’s Technology Incubation Program have identified a novel approach to treating multiple sclerosis (MS) using human embryonic stem cells, offering a promising new therapy for more than 2.3 million people suffering from the debilitating disease. The researchers demonstrated that the embryonic stem cell therapy significantly reduced MS disease severity in animal models, and offered better treatment results than stem...

2014-06-12 23:13:45

Nebulized Pure PRP for COPD is currently being offered at Advanced Rejuvenation in Sarasota, Florida. Inhaled PRP's goal is to help in the suppression of inflammation, activate stem cells in the lungs, improve breathing, and to improve the symptoms of many pulmonary complications including COPD, asthma and chronic lung infections. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Nebulized Pure PRP may offer COPD sufferers a less expensive and an effective alternative to stem cell therapy. When...

Scientists Successfully Transplant And Grow Stem Cells In Pigs
2014-06-05 03:38:48

Nathan Hurst, University of Missouri One of the biggest challenges for medical researchers studying the effectiveness of stem cell therapies is that transplants or grafts of cells are often rejected by the hosts. This rejection can render experiments useless, making research into potentially life-saving treatments a long and difficult process. Now, researchers at the University of Missouri have shown that a new line of genetically modified pigs will host transplanted cells without the...

2014-06-03 23:03:26

Regulating Biosimilars; Stem Cell Therapies and 3-D Printing; Increasing FDA Oversight Overseas Washington (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Hot topics facing drug development and access—evolving regulatory guidelines for novel therapies, a shifting pharmaceutical research and development (R&D) landscape, and U.S. regulatory challenges at home and overseas—will be discussed by global innovators at the DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting, to be held at the San Diego Convention Center from June 15 to...

2014-06-03 23:02:06

On June 3, at the 7th Annual Massachusetts Life Sciences Innovation Day, Dr. James L. Sherley, Director of The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC presented a new technology developed to identify drug candidates that are toxic to adult stem cells. This first technology of its kind meets a long-standing unmet need of the pharmaceutical industry, with potential to save billions of dollars in drug development costs each year while accelerating the arrival of new effective, and safe, drugs...

2014-06-02 08:29:08

On August 1, 2013 The Company issued 75,000,000 million shares as part of a venture to open restaurants in association with South Of The Border Holdings, Inc.; 70 Million have been canceled and returned to the company treasury. SARASOTA, Fla., June ­­2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caribbean International Holdings (OTC: CIHN) announced today that 70 million of the 75 million shares issued by the Company as part of a venture in association with South Of The Border Holdings, has been...

2014-05-29 20:23:02

COSTA MESA, Calif., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVinci Biosciences, LLC announced today that their paper on "Human Prenatal Intestine Cells as a Valuable Source of Stem Cells and Epithelial Cells; Phenotypic and Functional Characterization" has been accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal CELL & TISSUE TRANSPLANTATION & THERAPY. With the current move by researchers and governments to reduce the use of animals in drug development and testing, scientists are...

light and stem cells repair teeth
2014-05-29 10:12:00

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers led by a team from Harvard University have successfully used a low-power laser to stimulate stem cell differentiation within the body, according to a study published on Wednesday by Science Translational Medicine. [ Watch the Video: What Are Stem Cells? ] The study team used a laser to stimulate dental stem cells and cause them to form dentin – the hard tissue that makes up the majority of a tooth. The study was also...


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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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.