POSTS TAGGED AS regenerative medicine

Regenerating a Functional Thymus

February 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Thymus gland
Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute in London report this: “we identify epithelial-mesenchymal hybrid cells, capable of long-term expansion [MORE]

Muscle from a Single Cell with Multiple Nuclei

February 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skeletal muscle fiber with multiple nuclei
“Usually, each cell has exactly one nucleus. But the cells of our skeletal muscles are [MORE]

Stranger than Fiction–Brain Organoids that “Think”

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human brain organoids
A neuroscience lab at University of California-San Diego “. . . has connected organoids to walking robots, modified [MORE]

Terahertz Light Changes Gene Expression

December 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Terahertz Waves Control Gene Expression
Japanese scientists have found that terahertz radiation, unlike ultraviolet or infrared light, can alter gene expression [MORE]

Heat’s Influence in 3D Printing of Regenerated Organs

December 15, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Infrared tomography of hydrogel perfused by cube thermofluid channel
This report from tissue engineers at the University of Washington and Rice [MORE]

Knitting New Arteries

December 1, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Circular knitting machine makes artery prototype
North Carolina State University and Case Western Reserve University scientists describe in this piece a [MORE]

Cell Map of the Adult Human Heart

December 1, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Single cell reconstruction of adult human heart
From fourteen healthy adult hearts that were rejected after transplantation, a research team headed [MORE]

Intestinal Organoids

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Next generation organoids
Intestines have the highest cell turnover in the body.  But could lab-grown intestinal organoids mimic that behavior?  The [MORE]

Oxygen-Releasing Bioink for 3D Printing

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Oxygen-releasing bioink for 3D printing
“The Terasaki Institute (Los Angeles, CA) researchers have adopted a different approach, and created an oxygen-releasing [MORE]

Biology of Natural Regeneration

November 10, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Researching cell regeneration
“How do cellular collectives orchestrate the building of complex, three-dimensional structures?   While genomes predictably encode the proteins present [MORE]

A Bioartificial Liver

November 10, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scientists in China develop new bio-artificial liver based on human cells
While the effectiveness was only shown in animal models of [MORE]

Animal Studies Show Functioning Liver Cells Can Be Grown in Lymph Nodes

October 27, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Hepatocytes injected into lymph nodes
Regenerative medicine researchers at the University of Pittsburgh’s McGowan Institute have grown functional liver organoids in [MORE]

Regenerating Cartilage in Joints

October 20, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cartilage in the knee
In mice studies, Stanford researchers “used a molecule called bone morphogenetic protein 2 (BMP2) to kick off [MORE]

Alginate Shield for Stem Cell Therapy

October 13, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biomaterial protects stem cells
Rice University “researchers have been developing a variety of biomaterial carriers to encapsulate cells, and protect them [MORE]