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

July 1, 2021

NEUHERBERG (DE), June 2021 — Gastrulation is the formation of the three principal germ layers – endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm.

June 28, 2021

PHOENIX, AZ (US), June 2021 — The human body contains approximately 200 different kinds of cells, including many kinds of stem cells that have the potential to turn into a variety of specialized cells.

June 28, 2021

SACRAMENTO, CA (US) — In a groundbreaking study, a team of University of California Davis researchers has discovered a special type of stem cell that can reduce the amount of the virus causing AIDS, boosting the body’s antiviral immunity and repairing and restoring the gut’s

June 25, 2021

WINSTON-SALEM, NC, (June 21, 2021) - The RegeneratOR Test Bed has officially launched, bringing together resources to advance the regenerative medicine field nationally and create an economic development engine for the region and the state overall.

June 25, 2021

PHILADELPHIA, PA (US), June 2021 — The SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19 may have the ability to reactivate dormant tuberculosis (TB).

June 25, 2021

HOUSTON, TX (US), June 2021 — Preclinical research from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center finds that although glioblastoma stem cells (GSCs) can be targeted by natural killer (NK) cells, they are able to evade immune attack by releasing the TFG-β signaling protein

June 23, 2021

HELSINKI (FI), June 2021 — Researchers at the University of Helsinki and the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research in Glasgow have discovered how mutated cells promote their chances to form cancer.

June 23, 2021

LEUVEN (BE), June 2021 — Scientists have discovered that the pituitary gland in mice ages as the result of an age-related form of chronic inflammation. It may be possible to slow down this process or even partially repair it.

June 21, 2021

LOS ANGELES, CA (US), June 2021 — A team of scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California (USC) has created what could be a key building block for assembling a synthetic kidney.

June 21, 2021

OAKLAND, CA (US), June 2021 — A new clinical trial designed to determine the feasibility of using genetically engineered stem cells to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is being launched by Cedars-Sinai.

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