A new method of tooth repair? Scientists uncover mechanisms to inform future treatment
The study showed that a gene called Dlk1 enhances stem cell activation and tissue regeneration in tooth healing.
9 Aug 2019 ⋅ Nature Communications
Functional hair follicles grown from stem cells
Award-winning science presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research.
27 Jun 2019 ⋅ 2019 International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual Meeting
A road map to stem cell development
Johns Hopkins researchers have developed a way to map retinal cell development and potentially advance regenerative medicine.
22 May 2019 ⋅ Neuron
Surprising Research Result: All Immature Cells Can Develop into Stem Cells
New sensational study conducted at the University of Copenhagen disproves traditional knowledge of stem cell development. The study reveals that the destiny of intestinal cells is not predetermined, but instead determined by the cells’ surroundings. The new knowledge may make it easier to manipulate stem cells for stem cell therapy.
15 May 2019 ⋅ Nature
Stem cell scientists clear another hurdle in creating transplant arteries
Cardiovascular disease is a major cause of death worldwide, and treating it isn't easy.
9 May 2019 ⋅ Stem Cell Reports