POSTS TAGGED AS regenerative medicine

Regenerating the Epicardium of the Human Heart

February 21, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heart Cells from Stem Cells Lance Lian
Researchers at Penn State University have discovered that by chemically manipulating the Wnt signaling [MORE]

3-D Printed Meniscus

February 14, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Aspect’s 3-D Bioprinting Platform
With someone in the US undergoing knee replacement surgery every 45 seconds, its little wonder that much [MORE]

Regenerating Natural Hearing

February 7, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ear Hair Cells and Progenitors
Age-related hearing loss most often results when the tiny cilia hairs of the cochlea break down. [MORE]

A Synthetic Cardiac Stem Cell

February 7, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Synthetic Cardiac Stem Cells
University collaborators in North Carolina and Henan, China have created a synthetic cardiac stem cell that has [MORE]

Blood from Skin Cells

January 31, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Making Blood From Skin Cells
It doesn’t take much of a snowstorm for hospital blood supplies to run low, though a [MORE]

Lab Grown Cartilage from Stem Cells for Hip Prosthetics

January 24, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Joint pain, especially from arthritis, seems to be part of the fate of aging. Artificial prosthetics offer some relief, but [MORE]

Innovations in 3-D Printing

January 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printing Wake Forest Ear
Over the past year, the six of the seven innovations in 3-D printing and 3-D printers [MORE]

Reprogramming Heart Cells

January 10, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biomedical scientists at the Gladstone Institutes (affiliated with the University of California at San Francisco) have found that adding two [MORE]

Lab Grown Lungs Successfully Transplanted in Mice

January 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Using a biodegradable scaffold, bioengineers at the University of Michigan have successfully grown miniature lung tissue from human stem cells [MORE]

Cartilage Regeneration

November 29, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Anatomy of TMJ
Quoting directly from this piece: “Researchers [Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine] have identified stem cells in the [MORE]

Graphene Augmented Nanofiber Scaffolds Show New Cell Behaviors

November 29, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Key to regenerative medicine is creating a conducive environment for cell behavior, and that environment begins with a proper scaffold [MORE]

“Off-the-Shelf” Implantable Artificial Blood Vessels

November 22, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

New Born Lamb
Eight years ago, Doris Taylor at the University of Minnesota grew a beating rat heart from a decellularized [MORE]

Organovo’s 3-D Printed Liver Patches for Transplants

November 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

3-D Printed Liver Tissue
Much of the work in liver tissue regeneration has focused on making micro-organelles for drug testing. But [MORE]

Therapeutic Angiogenesis via Autophagy

November 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Yoshinori Ohsumi
Last month, Yoshinori Ohsumi won this year’s Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries about the cellular [MORE]