How male and female brains diverge is a hotly debated topic, but the study of model organisms points to differences that cannot be ignored.
June 1, 2015|
June 2015's selection of notable quotes
May 6, 2015|
Researchers isolate an easy-to-manipulate, stable, and spatially distinct pluripotent cell type.
April 30, 2015|
Researchers inject retinal support cells derived from human embryonic stem cells into the eyes of four men with macular degeneration, bolstering evidence of the experimental treatment’s safety.
February 25, 2015|
Researchers report an association between culture conditions and genetic changes in stem cells over time.
October 13, 2014|
Researchers craft hormone-producing pancreas cells from human embryonic stem cells, paving the way for a cell therapy to treat diabetes.
October 1, 2014|
See the striking images behind the quest to develop stem cell therapeutics for vision disorders.
October 1, 2014|
A handful of stem cell therapeutics for vision disorders are showing promise in early-stage trials, and still more are in development. But there’s a long road to travel before patients see real benefit.
July 2, 2014|
Compared to induced pluripotent stem cells generated from somatic cells, stem cells created by nuclear transfer appear to be closer to the genetic state of embryonic cells.
May 27, 2014|
Nearly three years after Geron shuttered its stem cell program, BioTime receives funding to relaunch a Phase 1 trial for spinal cord injury.
May 2, 2014|
Male scientists stress mice out; using SCNT to reprogram adult cells; acetate can reach mouse brain, reduce appetite; WHO sounds “post-antibiotic era” alarm