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First Clinic-Ready Stem Cell Repository

By Kerry Grens | April 6, 2017

The UK Stem Cell Bank offers several lines derived from human embryonic tissue.

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Adult-to-Stem Cells

By Rina Shaikh-Lesko | April 21, 2014

An international team has created human embryonic stem cells from adult skin cells for the first time.

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A Twist of Fate

By Jonathan Slack | March 1, 2014

Once believed to be irrevocably differentiated, mature cells are now proving to be flexible, able to switch identities with relatively simple manipulation.

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Stem Cell Trials in Peril?

By Kerry Grens | January 27, 2014

The only US firm with an ongoing embryonic stem cell therapy clinical trial is in financial and legal hot water.

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Eye Trials Give Hope for Stem Cells

By Hannah Waters | January 24, 2012

Preliminary data from human embryonic stem cell trials for two degenerative eye disorders are promising, but challenges remain for more complex tissues.

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An Eye for Stem Cells

By Hannah Waters | December 1, 2011

Japanese researchers are launching an iPS cell trial for an untreatable eye disease, challenging ongoing embryonic stem cell trials.

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