3-D Engineered Bone Marrow Makes Functioning Platelets|
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Scalable model supports patient-specific treatments, advanced study of blood disorders.
Roche Acquires Signature Diagnostics
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Acquisition will advance translational research for NGS diagnostics. Roche will leverage Signature’s unique expertise in both biobanks and next generation sequencing (NGS) assays to develop novel diagnostics for cancer patients.
Plasticell Wins Innovate UK Funding
Friday, February 06, 2015
Funding for £1.6 million cord blood stem cell manufacturing project.
Growing Functioning Brain Tissue In 3D
Monday, February 02, 2015
RIKEN researchers have induced human embryonic stem cells to self-organize into a 3D cerebellum like structure.
Novel Organoid Matrix Enables Long-Term Culture of Human Hepatocytes
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Organoid growth matrix to enable long-term culture of genome-stable bipotent stem cells from adult human liver.
New Cells May Help Treat Diabetes
Thursday, January 29, 2015
UI group creates insulin-producing cells that normalize blood-sugar levels in diabetic mice.
Telomere Extension Turns Back Aging Clock In Cultured Cells
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Researchers delivered a modified RNA that encodes a telomere-extending protein to cultured human cells. Cell proliferation capacity was dramatically increased, yielding large numbers of cells for study.
Nanodiamonds Deliver Cancer Drug To Kill Chemoresistant Cancer Stem Cells More Effectively
Monday, January 26, 2015
Delivery of Epirubicin by nanodiamonds resulted in a normally lethal dosage of Epirubicin becoming a safe and effective dosage for treatment of liver cancer.
New Revolutionary Culturing Technique for Liver and Pancreas
Friday, January 23, 2015
Culturing of mini-guts from single mouse intestine stem cells.