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Human embryonic stem cell tests for spinal injury treatment abandoned

A California-based drug company has halted the world’s first official trial using human embryonic stem cell due to financial constraints Continue reading “Human embryonic stem cell tests for spinal injury treatment abandoned” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, November 16th, 2011
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Stem cell infusion boosts new heart cells by 30pc!

Scientists at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences found that infusing stem cells derived from cardiac biopsies or “cardiospheres,” generated healthy Continue reading “Stem More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
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Fetal stem cells could be key in healing mother’s injured heart

Researchers including one of Indian origin has found that fetal stem cells from the placenta may help maternal heart recover after heart attack or other injury Continue reading “Fetal stem cells could be key More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
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Heart repair with patient’s own stem cells hailed ‘revolutionary’

Using stem cells from patient’s own failing heart can help rejuvenate it and fight the disease, a new study has suggested Continue reading “Heart repair with patient’s own stem cells hailed ‘revolutionary’” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
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‘Rejuvenated’ stem cell therapy for elderly comes closer to reality

Scientists have successfully transformed cells from patients as old as 100 into stem cells virtually identical to those found in embryos, paving way for a new era in regenerative treatment for the elderly Continue More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 27th, 2011
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Blood from stem cells likely within next decade

Artificial blood sourced from stem cells could be administered to organ transplant patients within the next decade Continue reading “Blood from stem cells likely within next decade” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
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Do we need vampires’ appetite to accept synthetic blood?

Blood manufactured from embryonic stem cells may be less than a decade away, however researchers are doubtful whether society can develop an acceptance of cultured blood Continue reading “Do we need vampires’ More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
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Breast milk can be source for stem cells

Stem cells can be sourced from breast milk and have the potential to help people suffering from debilitating Continue reading “Breast milk can be source for stem cells” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 13th, 2011
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Now, treat genetic liver disease using skin stem cells

A team of researchers led by the University of Cambridge and the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute has developed an alternative to embryonic stem cell therapy Continue reading “Now, treat genetic liver disease More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 6th, 2011
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Human embryos created from skin cells bring cloning closer to reality

It might not be too far when babies are cloned in the lab, with the advancement scientists are making in stem cell research Continue reading “Human embryos created from skin cells bring cloning closer to reality” More...