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Monday 27 April, 2015

Two scientists share 2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine for stem cell work

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2012 was awarded jointly to Sir John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka "for the discovery that mature cells can be reprogrammed to become pluripotent"

The 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine went to John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Stem cell jab shows promise in arthritis cure

A breakthrough treatment for arthritis using stem cells derived from body fat could see the end of years of pain for millions of sufferers  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, July 8th, 2012

New economical gene therapy strategy promotes cardiac repair

Researchers have established a novel gene therapy strategy which is an excellent substitute for the current expensive and uncontrollable Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012

Key proteins to aid self-renewing skin identified

In a new study, researchers including one of an Indian origin have described how human epidermal progenitor cells and stem cells control transcription factors to avoid premature differentiation  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Stem cells may help reverse diabetes

In a new study, researchers have successfully reversed diabetes in mice using stem cells, thereby paving the way for a breakthrough treatment for a disease that affects millions worldwide  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012

Stem cells stay alive for 17 days in dead bodies

Scientists have revealed that some stem cells can lay dormant for more than two weeks in a dead person and then be revived to divide into new  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012

Stroke victims respond positively to stem cell treatment

The first set of stroke patients who took part in pioneering stem cell treatment trials have shown signs of improvement  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Restoring vision with stem cell help gives new hope to visually impaired

Human-derived stem cells can spontaneously form the tissue that develops into the part of the eye that allows us to see, a new study has revealed  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 9th, 2011

Animals’ winter coats could inspire new baldness treatment

A new form of baldness treatment may come be coming soon with scientists getting inspiration from the way animals both grow and shed their winter coats  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Stem-cell treatment helps American see again, view Taj Mahal

Seven years after he lost his sight following acute illness, it was no less than a miracle for 62-year-old Carl Stevens when he was able to catch a glimpse of the Taj Mahal after treatment by an Indian doctor  More...