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March 9, 2015

Researchers experimentally mimic the “Berlin patient” by creating an HIV-resistant selectable stem cell population which can reconstitute the mouse hematopoietic system and resist HIV infection

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March 30, 2015
Researchers investigating signaling pathways which control pluripotency highlight newly found interactions and redundancies in mouse embryonic stem cells
March 30, 2015
Mesenchymal stem cell-like cells derived from human placenta can improve heart function in a mouse model of myocardial infarction

Editors' Blog

by Lyle Armstrong

February 11,2015

It has been quite a momentous time in Britain and particularly in Newcastle, a city with a growing track record in stem cell research. It is not every day that something so controversial and yet potentially beneficial as the pronuclear transfer technique makes it into the headlines.

January 2,2015

Before the renaissance it was thought that the world was flat, and woe betide anyone who said differently! Things are not quite so bad these days, but not so long ago the stem cell world had a tendency to be flat too.  The vast majority of stem cell cultures were 2-dimensional.

May 5,2014

You can always be sure of a heated debate about almost anything to do with stem cells but few topics seem to inflame opinions more than the possibility of human cloning.