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StemCells Inc. hopes a clinical trial of its proprietary stem cells in rodents will lead to a clinical trial with Alzheimer’s patients.
A nanoprinting technique can be used to modify millions of samples.
When transplanted into rodents with brain damage similar to Parkinson’s, the cells reversed the animals’ motor issues.
Scientists corrected a genetic error in stem cells from patients with liver disease, and implanted those cells in the livers of mice.
A technology used to develop new medical treatments might one day revive endangered or extinct species.
A new study reveals the influence of large RNA molecules in controlling stem cells.
A small biotech firm is the second company to start human tests of embryonic stem-cell therapy.
Researchers create carbon nanotubes that mimic natural tissue and can regenerate heart cells in a dish.
Reprogrammed stem cells from schizophrenia patients could help researchers study the disease more closely, and test drugs to fight it.
Embryonic stem cells growing in a dish can spontaneously form complex structures resembling the retina—a discovery that could one day help restore sight to the blind.