Blood T Cells Are Resistant to HIV’s Primary Death Pathway Thursday, October 22, 2015 Scientists say HIV research should focus on lymphoid tissue, not blood cells.
InSphero Adds Chief Financial Officer to Senior Management Team Friday, October 16, 2015 Oliver Krähenbühl brings 25 years of finance experience in the technology industry, strengthens senior team at global leader in 3D cell culture. Leukemia in a Dish Thursday, October 15, 2015 Scientists engineered stem cells to better understand the mechanisms behind a form of leukemia caused by changes in a key gene, according to a study led by Mount Sinai researchers.Asterias Biotherapeutics, Cell Therapy Catapult Collaborate Thursday, October 15, 2015 Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc.has signed an agreement with the UK-based Cell Therapy Catapult to advance development of large scale manufacturing processes for AST-VAC2, Asterias’ allogeneic dendritic cell immunotherapy.Trenzyme Licenses SEFEX Cell Line Technology from Celonic AG Friday, October 09, 2015 Trenzyme acquires the non-exclusive rights and know-how on this technology.Introducing Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S Friday, October 09, 2015 Novo Nordisk Pharmatech A/S is now a fully-fledged member of the Novo Nordisk family. Developing a Gel that Mimics Human Breast for Cancer Research Thursday, October 08, 2015 Scientists at the Universities of Manchester and Nottingham have been funded to develop a gel that will match many of the biological structures of human breast tissue, to advance cancer research and reduce animal testing.Restoring Vision with Stem Cells Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Age-related macular degeneration (AMRD) could be treated by transplanting photoreceptors produced by the directed differentiation of stem cells, thanks to findings published today by Professor Gilbert Bernier of the University of Montreal and its affiliated Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital. Tissue-Engineered Colon from Human Cells Monday, October 05, 2015 A study by scientists at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has shown that tissue-engineered colon derived from human cells is able to develop the many specialized nerves required for function, mimicking the neuronal population found in native colon.