Micrometer Resolution for Imaging

November 30, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D imaging of human organs using micrometer resolution
“We [at Umeå University, Sweden] present a simple approach enabling reconstruction of antibody [MORE]

Growing Pancreatic Organoids

November 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

MIT Pancreatic organoids
“The gel they [engineers at MIT] developed is based on polyethylene glycol (PEG), a polymer that is often [MORE]

Cell Lifespan within Organs

September 24, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Isotope imaging of aging Pancreatic cells
“Age mosaicism” is the term researchers at the Salk Institute use describe their findings about [MORE]

Revising Pancreatic Regeneration

March 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

GSIS islet beta cells
While regenerative medicine has made strides with growing blood, blood vessel, and bladder from stem cells, pancreatic [MORE]

Donated but Unused Pancreata for Organ Regeneration

January 19, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

When you read this piece, ask yourself if the new “Star Wars” movie isn’t a little passé, as far as [MORE]

Regenerating Islet Cells

November 11, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

This piece is light on the details, but the basic idea is to extract liver cells from a Type 1 [MORE]

3-D Culture of Pancreatic Islets from ESC’s

January 21, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Innovative Method to Grow Stem Cells
For more than a decade, tissue culturists have used Matrigel—a protein mix derived from [MORE]

Artificial Pancreas

September 9, 2008 | | Posted in Newsletter

Artificial Pancreas
Roman Hovorka, head of the Diabetes Modeling Group at Cambridge University is within striking distance of creating a commercially [MORE]