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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.
Lost stem cells are replaced by non-stem cells: Study  Apr 18, 3:21 pm
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): A new study has found that when a certain kind of stem cell is killed off experimentally, another group of non-stem cells can come out of retirement to replace them.
Scientists growing human body parts in lab using stem cells  Apr 9, 11:37 am
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): In a bold attempt to make body parts using stem cells, scientists in a north London hospital are growing noses, ears and blood vessels in the laboratory.
Stem cells may help repair diseased bladders  Mar 24, 1:18 pm
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that they have developed specialized, unique cells from laboratory cultures of human stem cells that will help in curing diseased bladders.
Stem cells may help repair diseased bladders  Mar 24, 1:18 pm
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that they have developed specialized, unique cells from laboratory cultures of human stem cells that will help in curing diseased bladders.
Stem cells in body's fatty folds can help heal diseased kidneys  Mar 23, 12:31 pm
Washington, March 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that fatty fold of tissue within the abdomen that is a rich source of stem cells can help in fighting kidney failure.
Now, stem cells created from a drop of blood  Mar 21, 12:48 pm
Washington, March 21 (ANI): Researchers have developed a method to generate human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs) from a single drop of finger-pricked blood.
Japanese scientist withdraws 'groundbreaking' stem cell research  Mar 11, 1:05 pm
London, March 11 (ANI): A Japanese scientist has asked for the findings of his groundbreaking study in stem cells to be withdrawn amid doubts over its quality.
Doctors aim to extract stem cells from fat to grow ears, noses   Mar 2, 4:10 pm
London, March 2 (ANI): Doctors are aiming to reconstruct people's faces with stem cells taken from their fat in order to treat conditions like microtia.
Cell-signaling pathway that plays key role in age-related muscle loss identified  Feb 17, 2:08 pm
Washington, Feb. 17 (ANI): A new study on why skeletal muscle stem cells stop dividing and renewing muscle mass during aging points up a unique therapeutic opportunity for managing muscle-wasting conditions in humans.
Gene regulator that induces adult muscle stem cells to turn into 'good fat' identified  Feb 6, 1:26 pm
Washington, Feb. 6 (ANI): Researchers have found a gene regulator called microRNA-133, which induces adult muscle stem cells to turn into muscle fiber and brown fat.
Dead people's eyes may enable blind to see world  Feb 3, 10:24 am
London, Feb. 3 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that cells taken from the donated eyes of dead people may be able to give sight to the blind.
Acid bath helps create `ethical` stem cells in half-an-hour  Jan 30, 9:52 am
London, Jan. 30 (ANI): Scientists in Japan have found a remarkably easy way to make cells that can grow into any tissue in the body.
New breakthrough could help baldies grow hair  Jan 29, 10:48 am
Washington, Jan. 29 (ANI): Researchers have made a new breakthrough that could help baldies grow hair on their scalp.
New stem cell breakthrough brings breast cancer treatment closer to reality  Jan 27, 11:57 am
Washington, Jan. 27 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered that breast stem cells and their 'daughters' have a much longer lifespan than previously thought, and are active in puberty and throughout life.
Umbilical cord stem cells help restore vision in mice   Jan 24, 1:41 pm
Washington, Jan. 24 (ANI): Researchers have developed human induced-pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) which are capable of repairing damaged retinal vascular tissue in mice.
Area where HIV persists in spite of treatment identified  Jan 13, 9:57 am
Washington, Jan. 13 (ANI): Researchers may have found the answer to the question as to how the HIV virus persists in the body, and replication resumes if treatment is interrupted.
Artificial bone marrow development brings leukemia treatment closer to reality  Jan 11, 10:17 am
Washington, Jan. 11 (ANI): Researchers have developed a prototype of artificial bone marrow that may be used to reproduce hematopoietic stem cells.
Stem cell breakthrough brings peripheral nerve injury treatment closer to reality  Jan 10, 3:27 pm
Washington, Jan. 10 (ANI): A team of researchers has successfully rescued peripheral nerves in the upper arms of a patient suffering peripheral nerve damage by using skin-derived stem cells (SDSCs) and a previously developed collagen tube designed to successfully bridge gaps in injured nerves in rat models.
New way of overcoming human stem cell rejection discovered   Jan 5, 10:25 am
Washington, Jan 05 (ANI): Biologists have discovered an effective strategy that could prevent the human immune system from rejecting the grafts derived from human embryonic stem cells, a major problem now limiting the development of human stem cell therapies.
Scientists take step closer towards creating artificial cartilages  Dec 16, 1:02 pm
Washington, Dec. 16 (ANI): Researchers have found a way to create artificial replacement tissue that mimics both the strength and suppleness of native cartilage.
Soon, 'biopen' that will help draw new bones to repair damaged ones  Dec 5, 11:49 am
Melbourne, Dec. 5 (ANI): Scientists are developing a 'biopen' that contains stem cells and growth factors, to repair damaged and diseased bone.
New stem cell breakthrough brings gastrointestinal disorders cure closer to reality  Dec 4, 11:39 am
Washington, Dec 04 (ANI): Researches have successfully grown extensive numbers of intestinal stem cells and then coax them to develop into different types of mature intestinal cells.
New gene breakthrough brings colon cancer cure closer to reality  Dec 2, 11:26 am
Washington, Dec 02 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a promising new approach to treating colorectal cancer by disarming the gene that drives self-renewal in stem cells that are the root cause of disease, resistance to treatment and relapse.
New stem cell breakthrough brings prostate cancer cure closer to reality  Dec 2, 10:05 am
Washington, Dec 02 (ANI): Researchers have found that prostate cancer can develop in one type of stem cell, then evolve to be maintained by a stem cell that looks very different, making prostate cancer stem cells a "moving target" for treatments.
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