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Cell Reprogramming Successes

By Catherine Offord | May 2, 2016

Two studies demonstrate the first direct, chemical reprogramming of mouse and human skin cells into heart muscle and neural cells.

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MicroRNAs Repair Heart Cells

By Sabrina Richards | December 5, 2012

Researchers identify microRNAs that keep cardiac cells healthy after heart attack, potentially paving the way for future heart regenerating therapies.

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Next Generation: Robotic Inchworm

By Sabrina Richards | November 20, 2012

Researchers use 3D printing to create miniature robots powered by rat cardiac cells that move like caterpillars.

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