Single-cell genome analyses reveal the amount of mutations a human brain cell will collect from its fetal beginnings until death.
April 1, 2015|
Expert tips for isolating and culturing cancer stem cells
March 1, 2015|
From DNA damage to cellular miscommunication, aging is a mysterious and multifarious process.
February 26, 2015|
A screen of 9,000 small molecules identifies a treatment that improves the targeting of mesenchymal stem cells to sites of damaged tissue.
February 25, 2015|
Researchers report an association between culture conditions and genetic changes in stem cells over time.
February 18, 2015|
A National Institutes of Health-funded consortium publishes 111 reference maps of DNA and histone marks.
February 4, 2015|
Genetically modified T memory stem cells persist in patients for more than 10 years, and can differentiate into a variety of T cell types.
January 1, 2015|
An analysis of 31 tissues finds that random mutations acquired during stem cell divisions correlate with lifetime cancer risk.
December 30, 2014|
From stem cells, scientists generate early egg- and sperm-like cells in vitro.
December 29, 2014|
Embryonic stem cells likely mucked up the cultures used in the debunked “stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency” studies.
December 25, 2014|
This year in life science was marked by paltry federal funding increases, revelations of sequence contamination, and onerous regulations.