Keyword Results for 'stem cells'
Can stem cells in nails 'guide' other body parts to re-grow? Nov 23, 11:59 am
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that stem cells in nails, which can perform dual roles, normally grow both skin and nails, but can focus solely on nail repair when a nail is lost or injured.
Stem cells may help mend 'broken hearts' Nov 20, 11:19 am
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): A new study has suggested that delivering stem cell factor directly into damaged heart muscle after a heart attack may enhance cardiac repair and reverse injury.
First ever 3D human stomach tissue created using stem cells Oct 30, 11:09 am
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Scientists have, for the very time, generated functional three-dimensional human stomach tissue in a laboratory using pluripotent stem cells.
Progeny 'mega cells' pivotal in adult stem cell transplant Oct 20, 1:27 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): A new research has identified that 'megakaryocytes' or 'megacells' are responsible for playing a critical role in adult stem cell transplant.
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Scientists have provided the first evidence of the medium-term to long-term safety and tolerability of transplanting human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) in humans.
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that stem cell therapy can also work through a mechanism other than cell replacement.
Washingtons, Sep 08 (ANI): A new study has revealed the reason behind why when people get older; the stem cells in their bodies start to lose the ability to repair even the normal muscle damage.
Scientists' new approach can provide better treatment for cancer Aug 31, 3:36 pm
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): Researchers have recently found a method to expand blood stem cells that could lead to new and better cancer treatment, it has been reported.
Stem cell study reveals how genetic variations linked to mental illness affects neuron Aug 18, 11:54 am
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): A new study of stem cells has revealed how a genetic variation linked to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and severe depression affects connections among neurons in the developing brain.
Human blood created from human stem cells in lab Jul 20, 12:35 pm
Washington, July 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered two genetic programs that are responsible for taking blank-slate stem cells to turn them into both red and white cells that make up human blood.
Scientists regrow human corneas using rare stem cells Jul 3, 11:09 am
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a way to regrow human corneal tissue using hard-to-find limbal stem cells known as ABCB5 molecule.
Results for 'breakthrough' stem cell study taken back Jul 3, 10:05 am
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A study which had claimed to have come up with a new fast, easy, inexpensive and uncontroversial method of produce stem cells has now been retracted.
London, June 11 (ANI): Researchers from the Johns Hopkins University have created a light-sensitive retina in a laboratory using human tissue.
Herpes-loaded stem cells help kill brain tumor in mice May 18, 11:41 am
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) scientists at Massachusetts General Hospital have found a potential solution for how to more effectively kill tumor cells using cancer-killing viruses.
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Mice severely disabled by a condition that was similar to multiple sclerosis (MS) were able to walk less than two weeks following treatment with human neural stem cells.
New way to restore 'eyesight' discovered May 7, 7:01 pm
London, May 7 (ANI): Scientists have found a new way to restore the eyesight in patients by converting stem cells to eye tissue.
Human fat could help in treating brain cancer May 4, 11:42 am
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Researchers have claimed that they have used stem cells derived from human body fat to treat brain cancer in mice.
Fresh hope for infertile men May 2, 11:30 am
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A new study has found that stem cells made from the skin of adult, infertile men yield primordial germ cells - cells that normally become sperm - when transplanted into the reproductive system of mice.
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Researchers have successfully grown fully functional human cartilage in vitro from human stem cells derived from bone marrow tissue.
Stem cells from teeth can grow to resemble brain cells May 1, 10:39 am
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that stem cells taken from teeth can grow to resemble brain cells.
Washington, April 30 (ANI): A new study, where heart tissues were regenerated in salamanders with the help of stem cells, has raised hopes for better therapies for people with damaged hearts.
Scientists grow insulin-producing cells using cloning techniques Apr 29, 3:06 pm
Sydney, Apr 29 (ANI): Scientists have for the first time used cells from a woman with type 1 diabetes to create cloned human embryos from which they extracted embryonic stem cells.
Scientists reprogram blood cells into blood-forming stem cells Apr 25, 10:55 am
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Researchers have reprogrammed mature blood cells from mice into blood-forming hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs), using a cocktail of eight genetic switches called transcription factors.
Skin cells grown in lab for first time ever Apr 25, 10:55 am
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Scientists have developed first ever lab-grown epidermis, the outermost skin layer, which has a functional permeability barrier akin to real skin.
World's oldest woman's blood hints at lifespan limits Apr 24, 2:30 pm
London, Apr.24 (ANI): The world's oldest woman's blood analysis has concluded that lifespan of humans might ultimately be limited by the capacity for stem cells to keep replenishing tissues day in day out.
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