Stem Cells & Cancer Stem Cells (161 News)

Paraplegic rats walk and regain feeling after stem cell treatment

Nov 18, 2017 5:00 pm
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Engineered tissue containing human stem cells has allowed paraplegic rats to walk independently and regain sensory perception. The implanted rats also...

Flat worms Shed Light on Role of Migrating Stem Cells in Cancer

Oct 20, 2017 6:30 pm
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A new study carried out by the University of Oxford has used flat worms to look at the role of migrating stem cells in cancer. Researchers from the...

Using Stem Cells to Understand Autism

Sep 13, 2017 6:00 pm
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Stem cells have so much promise because they can turn into virtually any type of cell in the body. Once, the only way to obtain these precious cells w...

Revealing Mechanism Behind Blood Stem Cells Regulation by Vitamin C

Sep 13, 2017 4:00 pm
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Not much is known about stem cell metabolism, but a new study from the Children's Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) has f...

Stem Cells Therpay May Be the Answer to Heal Corneal Wounds

Aug 2, 2017 10:00 am
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A new review is the first to directly examine the role of various stem cells in the healing of wounded cornea, the outermost part of the eye. In contr...

Stem cell therapy attacks cancer by targeting unique tissue stiffness

Aug 1, 2017 6:00 pm
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A stem cell-based method created by University of California, Irvine scientists can selectively target and kill cancerous tissue while preventing some...

Even Our Cells Can't Decide Their Future All the Time!

Jul 31, 2017 12:00 pm
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From the moment of fertilization, building a human body involves a series of choices where cells generated by cell division must elect which of the my...

New Advanced System to Facilitate Directed Differentiation of Stem Cells

Jul 17, 2017 5:00 pm
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Whether using embryonic or adult stem cells, coercing these master cells to convert to the desired target cell and reproduce flawlessly is difficult. ...

Using Electrical Stimulation To Guide Neural Stem Cells!

Jul 17, 2017 4:00 pm
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Electric fields can be used to guide neural stem cells transplanted into the brain towards a specific location. The research, published July 11 in the...

One Step Closer Towards Solving The Hair Losing Problem

Jul 11, 2017 3:01 pm
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Stem cell researchers at the University of Calgary have found another piece of the puzzle behind what may contribute to hair loss and prevent wounds f...

Scientists Finally Manage to Produce the First Haploid Human Stem Cells Ever

Jul 10, 2017 3:01 pm
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Stem cell research holds huge potential for medicine and human health. In particular, human embryonic stem cells (ESCs), with their ability to turn in...

Scientists Manage to Manipulate Neurons Differentiation In Vivo!

Jul 4, 2017 2:01 pm
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Ever since the discovery of neural stem cells in the mammalian brain, the possibility of brain tissue regeneration has captured the minds of scientist...

Regenerating the Human Heart Might Be a Reality at Last!

Jul 1, 2017 7:00 pm
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When Mark Martindale decided to trace the evolutionary origin of muscle cells, like the ones that form our hearts, he looked in an unlikely place: the...

More Understanding of the Mechanisms Maintaining Embryonic Stem Cells

Jul 1, 2017 11:00 am
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Researchers from Turku, Finland, have discovered new information about the mechanisms which maintain gene activity in human embryonic stem cells. The ...

The First Clinical Trial to Use Embryonic Stem Cells in Treating Parkinson’s Disease

Jun 28, 2017 9:00 am
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In the next few months, surgeons in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou will carefully drill through the skulls of people with Parkinson’s disease and...

A Common Antibiotic and A Vitamin Join Arms To Wipe Out Cancer Stem Cells

Jun 27, 2017 1:00 pm
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Cancer stem cells, which fuel the growth of fatal tumours, can be knocked out by a one-two combination of antibiotics and Vitamin C in a new experimen...

Improving the Safety of Stem Cell Therapy

Jun 26, 2017 5:00 pm
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Stem cells have paved the way for a new era in regenerative medicine, but their use is fraught with risk. Now, A*STAR scientists have developed an ant...

Finally A Hope of Treating Blood Diseases Patients With Their Own Cells

Jun 24, 2017 3:00 pm
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For the first time, researchers have generated blood-forming stem cells in the lab using pluripotent stem cells, which can make virtually every cell t...

Clinical Trials to Treat Children With Autism Using Cord Blood

Jun 22, 2017 12:00 pm
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Although additional research is needed, scientists at Duke Health are reporting results from a small, early-stage study of an experimental autism ther...

Bioengineered human livers mimic natural development

Jun 19, 2017 9:00 am
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An international team of researchers bioengineering human liver tissues uncovered previously unknown networks of genetic-molecular crosstalk that cont...


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