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Shooting in Stem Cells with a “Skin Gun”

March 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

RenovaCare Skin Gun
Remember Cornell University’s “gene gun” in 1987 that used an air pistol to shoot metal particles coated with [MORE]

Engineered Thyroid Cells

March 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Thyroid Gland Cells
Hypo or hyperthyroidism, goiter or cancer are among the thyroid conditions that afflict about 10% of the US [MORE]

Growing Functional Stomach Tissue in the Lab

February 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tissue-Engineered Human Stomach Tissues
Quoting directly: “Scientists [at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital] have used pluripotent stem cells to generate human stomach tissues [MORE]

“Living Bandage” of Stem Cells for Knee Injury

February 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Knee Anatomy
Meniscus tears are the bane of sport players from school field games to the big leagues. Moreover, these injuries [MORE]

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]

Regenerating Vision

February 14, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Transplanted Stem Cells in Rodent
Degeneration of photoreceptor cells in the eye is a major cause of age-related blindness, which is [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

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

Semi-Automated Production of Hematopoietic Stem Cells

January 3, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

CliniMACS
Researchers at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center in Seattle have developed a semi-automated process for separating and expanding hematopoietic stem [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]