Stem Cells in Drug Discovery

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Potential source of unlimited human test cells, but roadblocks remain.

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10 Failed Scientific Predictions

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Here we take a look at some of the most famous scientific predictions that were shown to be a little wide of the mark.

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Neurodegeneration Linked To Concussion

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Researchers provide evidence that mild traumatic brain injury is associated with greater neurodegeneration and reduced memory performance in people genetically at risk of Alzheimer's Disease.

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What are podosomes?

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We spoke to Alessandra Cambi, Professor, Radboud University Medical Center at Bioimaging: From Cells to Molecules 2016.

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Master Regulator of Cellular Aging Discoverd

Master Regulator of Cellular Aging Discoverd

The TZAP protein has been shown to play a role in determining telomere length and the subsequent lifespan of the cell.

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Improving Cancer Treatments by Softening the Extracellular Matrix

Researchers from Vanderbilt University show that metastatic tumors can cause the extracellular matrix to stiffen, which in turn can reduce the effectiveness of cancer treatments.

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New Hope for Treatment of Rare Blood Disorders

NIH scientists have used CRISPR gene editing to repair gene defects in stems cells from patients with a rare immunodeficiency.

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Immunotherapies Transfer-in To The Brain

Researchers from Uppsala University have exploited the Transferrin receptor to overcome the blood brain barrier. 100-fold increase in antibody penetrance opens up new avenues for immunotherapeutic treatment of brain diseases.

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