POSTS TAGGED AS regenerative medicine

Promoting Vascularization in Kidney Organoids

March 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Culturing kidney organoids under flow
To make muscle cells from human stem cells, mechanical stress, causing stretching and contraction, has to [MORE]

13 Years of iPSC Therapies in Clinical Trials

March 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

iPS cell therapies for clinical trials
Thirteen years have passed since Kyoto University’s Shinya Yamanaka demonstrated how altering four genes could [MORE]

Engineered Spinal Discs

February 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spinal column
In experiments with rats and goats, bioengineers at the University of Pennsylvania created an artificial spinal disc and implanted [MORE]

First Fully Personalized Tissue Implants

January 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prof. Tal Dvir engineers personalized cells for implants
This piece asserts that researchers at Tel Aviv University have shown how it [MORE]

Personalized Bones….in Three Weeks

January 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Osteoarthritis in knees
This might be an arguable point—that regenerative medicine is the medical defining point of the early 21st century.  [MORE]


December 18, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

AVITA Spray-on-skin
AVITA Medical (Valencia, CA) has received FDA approval for its “RECELL” System of spray-on skin for treating burns.   “In [MORE]

Stem Cell Family of the Human Skeleton

December 18, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bone structure from human skeletal stem cells
Stanford University scientists have discovered true human skeletal stem cells for the first time.  [MORE]

BioPen for Cartilage Regeneration

November 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bio-Pen for cartilage repair
Australian bioengineers have built a device called “the BioPen,” which extrudes a hydrogel material infused with fat-derived [MORE]

Quick and Cheap, Brain-in-a-Dish

November 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

UCSD Slice of human brain organoid
In addition to animal models and single cells, drug researchers have organoids derived from reprogrammed [MORE]

Stem Cells into Functional Liver Tissue

November 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stem cell derived liver cells
Five years ago, researchers reported success in growing liver “buds” (organoids) from stem cells, and three [MORE]

Regenerating the Body’s Blood Vessels and Ducts

November 6, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D printed blood vessels
Regenerating blood vessels from stem cells implanted on an artificial scaffold has been demonstrated, but this piece, [MORE]

Bioengineered Lungs Transplanted into Pigs

October 30, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

UTMB researchers transplant bioengineered lung
Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston) have shown that they could, in pigs, [MORE]

New process for Growing Blood Vessels

October 23, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Texas A&M new platform for forming blood vessels
Texas A&M University engineers have developed a clay-based method for slowly delivering angiogenesis [MORE]

Photonic Biosensor Monitors Oxygen in Organs-on-a-Chip

October 9, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

What tissues of the body do depends on the level of oxygen concentration, and different tissues have various oxygen levels.  [MORE]