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Coverage of the latest news and updates from the field of stem cells.

October 17, 2018

DENVER, CO (US), October 2018 — CDK1 is a "normal" protein — its presence drives cells through the cycle of replication. And MHC Class I molecules are "normal" as well — they present bits of proteins on the surfaces of cells for examination by the immune system.

October 17, 2018

BOULDER, CO (US), October 2018 — University of Colorado Boulder researchers have discovered a key mechanism by which skin begins to develop in embryos, shedding light on the genetic roots of birth defects like cleft palate and paving the way for development of mo

October 15, 2018

TOKYO (JP), October 2018 — A research group led by scientists from Showa University and the RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research in Japan have, for the first time, succeeded in growing three-dimensional salivary gland tissue that, when implanted into mice, produced saliv

October 15, 2018

QUEENSLAND (AU), October 2018 — How do you mend an injured heart? We don’t yet know – but the answer is likely to lie in how the heart builds itself in the developing embryo, one cell at a time. 

October 10, 2018

NEW YORK, NY (US), October 2018 — A specific protein called TEAD1 is an important regulator of tumor migration in glioblastoma, the most common brain tumor in adults.

October 10, 2018

ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN (NL), October 2018 — A technique using umbilical cord blood stem cells could be a promising new approach for repair of cleft palate in infants,

October 8, 2018

GENEVA (CH), October 2018 — The definitive architecture of the mammalian body is established shortly after implantation of the embryo in the uterus.

October 8, 2018

CLEVELAND, OH (US), October 2018 — In two newly published papers, a scientific team at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine reports on the discovery and implementation of a new, more efficient method for generating an important brain stem cell in the laboratory.

October 3, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH (US), September 2018 — Two recent studies in the journal Leukemia present a new approach for bone marrow donation and transplant that preclinical laboratory tests suggest could make the life-saving procedure safer and more effective for patients.

October 3, 2018

HAMILTON, ONT (CA), September 2018 — McMaster University researchers have provided evidence of new cancerous cells they have termed cancer regenerating cells, which are responsible for the return of acute myeloid leu

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