March 1, 2013|
A tour of three systems for automating cell culture
February 15, 2013|
The first human trial of a treatment using induced pluripotent stem cells has received conditional approval from an institutional review board in Japan.
February 8, 2013|
Some of the 200 or so human embryonic stem cell lines approved for federal funding may have been derived from sperm or eggs of unconsenting donors.
February 5, 2013|
Tuberculosis bacteria find shelter from drugs and the body’s defenses in bone marrow stem cells.
January 15, 2013|
Scientists use virus-free gene therapy on patient-derived stem cells to repair spinal muscular atrophy in mice.
January 10, 2013|
A drug applied to the ears of deaf mice has prompted the regrowth of noise-damaged hair cells and resulted in slight improvements in the animals’ hearing.
January 9, 2013|
Reprogrammed stem cells are not attacked by the immune system, or are they?
January 8, 2013|
The highest court in the country has declined to hear an appeal regarding the federal funding of human embryonic stem cell research, allowing such spending to continue.
December 20, 2012|
After undergoing untested cosmetic surgery that uses stem cells to rejuvenate skin, a woman grew bone fragments in the flesh around one of her eyes.
December 11, 2012|
Scientists have developed new method for generating brain cells from urine, speeding up the process and eliminating some of the problems with previous techniques.