Category: Stem cells

Recent Stem cells Journal Articles

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Applications of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells in Studying the Neurodegenerative Diseases.

Neurodegeneration is the umbrella term for the progressive loss of structure or function of neurons.…

Published: Aug 05, 2015 in Stem cells international

Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Novel regenerative peptide TP508 mitigates radiation-induced gastrointestinal damage by activating stem cells and preserving crypt integrity.

In recent years, increasing threats of radiation exposure and nuclear disasters have become a…

Published: Aug 17, 2015 in Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology

Life Science / Stem cells

The Fountain of Stem Cell-Based Youth? Online Portrayals of Anti-Aging Stem Cell Technologies.

The hype surrounding stem cell science has created a market opportunity for the cosmetic industry.…

Published: Aug 03, 2015 in Aesthetic surgery journal / the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery

Life Science / Stem cells

Oleanolic Acid Induces Differentiation of Neural Stem Cells to Neurons: An Involvement of Transcription Factor Nkx-2.5.

Neural stem cells (NSCs) harbor the potential to differentiate into neurons, astrocytes, and…

Published: Aug 05, 2015 in Stem cells international

Genetics / Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Single-Cell Transcriptomics Reveals a Population of Dormant Neural Stem Cells that Become Activated upon Brain Injury.

Heterogeneous pools of adult neural stem cells (NSCs) contribute to brain maintenance and…

Published: Aug 03, 2015 in Cell stem cell

Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Gene expression profiling for human iPS-derived motor neurons from sporadic ALS patients reveals a strong association between mitochondrial functions and neurodegeneration.

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal neurodegenerative disease that leads to widespread…

Published: Aug 24, 2015 in Frontiers in cellular neuroscience

Genetics / Life Science / Mitochondria / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Niche appropriation by Drosophila intestinal stem cell tumours.

Mutations that inhibit differentiation in stem cell lineages are a common early step in cancer…

Published: Aug 10, 2015 in Nature cell biology

Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

α-5 Laminin Synthesized by Human Pluripotent Stem Cells Promotes Self-Renewal.

Substrate composition significantly impacts human pluripotent stem cell (hPSC) self-renewal and…

Published: Aug 03, 2015 in Stem cell reports

Apoptosis / Life Science / Medicine / Ophthalmology / Stem cells

News Articles (Stem cells)

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Four UC San Diego researchers selected to receive newly established NCI Outstanding Investigator Award

Four University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers have been selected to…

Published: Aug 29, 2015

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

UCLA stem cell scientist and anti-bullying advocate to be on ESPN

UCLA stem cell researcher Andrew Goldstein was eating lunch in Westwood Village last March when he…

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Prostate cancer / Stem cells

Fat droplets identified in brains of Alzheimer’s patients for the first time.

Over 47.5 million people worldwide have Alzheimer’s disease or some other type of dementia,…

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Nutrition / Proteomics / Stem cells

Multiple IV administration of adipose-derived MSCs may extend healthy life and lifespan

Researchers in Korea have determined the possibility that adult mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) may…

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Medical News Today: Fat deposits in brain may hasten Alzheimer’s disease

New research suggests that abnormal fat deposits found in the brains of people who died from…

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Nutrition / Stem cells

Karolinska Institute clears trachea surgeon of misconduct charges

Vice-chancellor concludes that independent investigation was based on incomplete information

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Life Science / Stem cells

Scientists generate pluripotent stem cells with more stable genomes

Damaged tissue, such as pancreas, heart, and neuronal tissue, which is regenerated to treat…

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Cancer / Cardiology / Diabetes / Genetics / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Nutrition / Stem cells / Virology

BioTime Management to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 17th Annual Global Investment Conference

ALAMEDA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BioTime, Inc. (NYSE MKT:BTX) announced today that BioTime…

Published: Aug 28, 2015

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Ophthalmology / Stem cells

Researchers find way to trigger ‘virus alert’ that may help boost drug’s ability to prevent cancer cells

Working with human cancer cell lines and mice, researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center…

Published: Aug 27, 2015

Cancer / Dermatology / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells / Virology

Team finds the way to generate potentially safer stem cells in the laboratory

Damaged tissue, such as pancreas, heart, and neuronal tissue, which is regenerated to treat…

Published: Aug 27, 2015

Cancer / Cardiology / Diabetes / Genetics / Hepatology / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Blog Posts (Stem cells)

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The cruel sham that is “right to try” continues to spread [Respectful Insolence]

Last year, I did several posts on what I consider to be a profoundly misguided and potentially…

Published: May 25, 2015

Breast cancer / Cancer / Evolution / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells / Virology

Could a Nonprescription Antifungal Become a Major Advance for Multiple Sclerosis?

In 2011, Paul Tesar, a professor at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, worked with…

Published: May 19, 2015

Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Jobs (Stem cells)

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Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

The Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE) Division at King Abdullah…

Posted: Aug 30, 2015

Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Stem cells

Assistant Professor- Institute of Stem Cell Biology

Stanford University School of Medicine seeks to recruit a new faculty member to join the Institute…

Posted: Aug 28, 2015

Bioinformatics / Life Science / Stem cells

Postdoctoral Position Available – Department of Hematology

A post-doctoral position is available in the Department of Hematology at St. Jude Children’s…

Posted: Aug 28, 2015

Genetics / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

postdoctoral positions in Immunology

We are seeking two self-motivated postdoctoral fellows with interpersonal and problem-solving…

Posted: Aug 27, 2015

Life Science / Stem cells

Post Doctoral position (m / f)

SERVIER is France’s 2nd pharmaceutical group employing 21 000 people worldwide, and has…

Posted: Aug 26, 2015

Cardiology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

2 Postdoc Positions in Stem Cell Biology Research

The Department of Radiation Oncology at UCLA, Division of Molecular and Cellular Oncology, is…

Posted: Aug 26, 2015

Breast cancer / Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Proteomics / Stem cells

Senior Postdoctoral Research Position

SENIOR POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITIONPosition #2986Molecular Cardiovascular and Renal…

Posted: Aug 25, 2015

Cardiology / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nephrology / Stem cells

Postdoc in Endocrinology and Stem Cell Biology

The Feldman lab is looking for talented postdocs to join our growing laboratory. The overall goal of…

Posted: Aug 22, 2015

Life Science / Stem cells

Post-Doctoral Fellow Position In Stem Cell Biology and Toxicity

The Allard laboratory at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has a post-doctoral…

Posted: Aug 21, 2015

Genetics / Life Science / Stem cells

Pluripotent Stem Cell Platform Research Associate

University of Cambridge - Wellcome Trust - Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell…

Posted: Aug 20, 2015

Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells