Research Reveals How Diabetes In Pregnancy Affects Baby’s Heart

News   Dec 13, 2017 | Original story from UCLA

 
Research Reveals How Diabetes In Pregnancy Affects Baby’s Heart

Human heart cells grown from stem cells show less robust muscle fibers (green) in high glucose conditions (left) compared to reduced glucose conditions (right). Credit: UCLA

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

"Cell Quake Elastography" Maps Elasticity of Cell Components

News

In somewhat the same way that seismologists use the vibrations of planet Earth to characterize its deep structure, scientists have discovered a way to use vibrations within cells to identify their mechanical properties.

READ MORE

New Cell Therapy for Diabetes Being Tested

News

The University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health are testing a possible diabetes cure that replaces a person’s damaged pancreatic cells with new ones grown in the lab.

READ MORE

Bile Acids Turn Cells from Fat-storing to Fat-burning

News

EPFL scientists have discovered a novel role for bile acids: converting energy-storing white fat depots into energy-expending beige fat.

READ MORE

 

Comments | 0 ADD COMMENT

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Cell Science

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE