Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have used detailed, high-tech analysis to examine the differences between human embryonic
Scientists have shown for the first time that cultured red blood cells can be grown in the lab from adult stem cells and injected successfully
Canadian scientists have published data that indicate exercise stimulates adult stem cells to form bone instead of fat.
Adult stem cells are safe as well as feasible for treatment of stroke in patients, according to the published results of a ground-breaking Phase
Stress can stimulate production of new adult neural stem cells. An area of the brain known as the hippocampus responds to environmental conditions,
Like an out of control youth, embryonic stem cells can wreak havoc with tissue damage and tumor formation. Their inability to make appropriate,
For those keeping track, late yesterday NIH Director Francis Collins approved four more human embryonic stem cell (hESC) lines for the embryonic
Japanese scientists have shown that useful adult stem cells can be isolated from the human ear.
A passel of scientific papers have recently reported the direct conversion of skin cells to nerve cells, without going through an intervening
You may have missed it, given that such occurrences have sadly become all too common, but another state has wasted good taxpayer dollars,
A review published in the Journal of the American Medical Association documents the accuracy of a simple blood test for sex determination of
Stanford doctors have shown that women with advanced breast cancer show greater survival when treated with aggressive chemotherapy and their
U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth has ruled in the government’s favor on a federal lawsuit challenging current NIH guidelines that allow
Dr. Richard Burt and colleagues at Northwestern University have just published a new study in The Lancet that provides more evidence for the