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Smart Tissue-Sensing Needle

April 16, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

i2T2 Smart tissue sensing needle
If a poke in the eye makes you shudder, how about a needle in the eye?  [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]

It Depends on how You Grow Stem Cells

March 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Selective Laminin-Directed Differentiation of Human iPSCs
Stem cell biologists at Osaka University have found that by growing human iPSCs in the [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]

Stem Cells in Energy Metabolism and Inflammation

March 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mesenchymal stem cells
Mesenchymal stem cells exist in bone marrow, cord blood, fat tissue, tooth buds, and amniotic fluid—where they initiate [MORE]

Kidney Organoids More than Stem Cells

February 26, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kidney Organoids with rogue cells
It was a surprising finding that 10-20% of cells in kidney organoids actually were cells of [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]

New Stem Cell Scaffold for CNS Tissue Transplants

February 19, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Inorganic nanoscaffold for stem cell therapy
Rutgers’s engineers have created a biodegradable, inorganic hybrid (BHI) scaffold that can deliver stem cells, [MORE]

Functional Lab-Grown Brain Organoids

February 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Slice of brain organoid
UCSD neuroscientists have grown stem cells into tissue resembling the brain’s cortex.  Further, those “organoids” display EEG [MORE]

iPSC Transplanted into Parkinson’s Patient

February 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Neurons
Last October, Japanese neuroscientists implanted induced pluripotent stem cells into a Parkinson’s patient.  As described: “Kyoto University stem cell researcher [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]

Platelets Grown from Adipose Stem Cells

January 8, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Platelets grown from stem cells
Human donors supply some 4.5 million platelet units worldwide each year.  Shortages exist because donated platelets [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]

Perspective on Clinical Stem Cell Therapy

December 11, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human embryonic stem cell
In the 20 years since the University of Wisconsin’s James Thomson isolated the first embryonic stem cells, [MORE]