Stem Cells

Microneedling therapeutic stem cells into damaged tissues

Microneedling therapeutic stem cells into damaged tissues

Small and minimally invasive ‘Detachable Microneedle Depots’ effectively deliver stem cells for localized MSC therapy of skin disorders. (LOS ANGELES) — Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are multipotent… Read more »

UCLA scientists create first roadmap of human skeletal muscle development

UCLA scientists create first roadmap of human skeletal muscle development

Findings could lead to better methods for creating muscle cells from stem cells. An interdisciplinary team of researchers at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine… Read more »

Crohn’s disease: Preserving inflammation-free phases

Crohn’s disease: Preserving inflammation-free phases

Early detection of Crohn’s disease flare-ups leads to improved therapy options Intestinal stem cell metabolism is facilitated by mitochondria – the in-cell power plants. Chronic inflammation processes… Read more »

Computer simulations visualize how DNA is recognized to convert cells into stem cells

Computer simulations visualize how DNA is recognized to convert cells into stem cells

Researchers of the Hubrecht Institute (KNAW – The Netherlands) and the Max Planck Institute in Münster (Germany) have revealed how an essential protein helps to activate genomic… Read more »

Closer to Identifying Leukemic Stem Cells

Closer to Identifying Leukemic Stem Cells

Researchers at the Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute have developed an innovative diagnostic assay to identify cells resistant to leukemia treatment. Acute myeloid leukemia is the most… Read more »

Multiple doses of stem cells show potential in treating severe asthma

A study released today in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine (SCTM) describes how multiple doses of a type of stem cell called mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) might offer a… Read more »

Cedars-Sinai to Test Stem Cells to Treat Eye Disease

Cedars-Sinai to Test Stem Cells to Treat Eye Disease

Grant From California Institute for Regenerative Medicine Will Enable Investigators to Examine Safety of Stem-Cell Technology as a Treatment for Retinitis Pigmentosa LOS ANGELES (Nov. 6, 2019)… Read more »