September 1, 2012|
How to screen for toxicity using stem cells
August 27, 2012|
A US Appeal court rules that the National Institutes of Health is legally allowed to fund human embryonic stem cell research.
August 16, 2012|
Even after 18 years of frozen storage, human embryos can still produce viable stem cells for drug screening and biomedical research.
April 25, 2012|
From breast milk stem cells to bone repair, this year’s EB conference held a number of exciting advances that could one day be translated into therapies.
April 16, 2012|
A scientist who claimed to have injected monkey embryonic stem cells into the eyes of rats to improve their vision accepts the penalty for research misconduct.
December 7, 2011|
Over the past decade, researchers at RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology in Japan have generated complex tissues, including mouse retinas and Purkinje cells (a type of neuron) that integrated appropriately into the mouse fetal brain.
October 24, 2011|
Following last week’s ruling by the European Court of Justice that research procedures involving human embryonic stem cells cannot be patented, European researchers, lawyers, and investors are striving to put a positive spin on the decision.
October 5, 2011|
A breakthrough in somatic cell nuclear transfer opens the possibility of producing human embryonic stem cells with a patient’s own genes.
September 7, 2011|
Mouse embryonic stem cells that contain half the usual number of chromosomes could be used to untangle gene pathways.