Category: Stem cells

Recent Stem cells Journal Articles

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Drug-based modulation of endogenous stem cells promotes functional remyelination in vivo.

Multiple sclerosis involves an aberrant autoimmune response and progressive failure of remyelination…

Published: Jun 11, 2015 in Nature

Life Science / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Enhancing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Efficacy by Mitigating Oxygen Shock.

Hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) reside in hypoxic niches within bone marrow and cord blood. Yet,…

Published: Jun 18, 2015 in Cell

Life Science / Stem cells / Virology

Drug-eluting microarrays to identify effective chemotherapeutic combinations targeting patient-derived cancer stem cells.

A new paradigm in oncology establishes a spectrum of tumorigenic potential across the heterogeneous…

Published: Jun 30, 2015 in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Artificial membrane-binding proteins stimulate oxygenation of stem cells during engineering of large cartilage tissue.

Restricted oxygen diffusion can result in central cell necrosis in engineered tissue, a problem that…

Published: Jun 16, 2015 in Nature communications

Life Science / Stem cells

Interleukin-17A-Induced Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Are Superior Modulators of Immunological Function.

Interferon-γ (IFN-γ)-preactivated mesenchymal stem cells (MSC-γ) are highly immunosuppressive but…

Published: Jun 23, 2015 in Stem cells (Dayton, Ohio)

Life Science / Stem cells

Generation of articular chondrocytes from human pluripotent stem cells.

The replacement of articular cartilage through transplantation of chondrogenic cells or preformed…

Published: Jun 10, 2015 in Nature biotechnology

Life Science / Stem cells

Targeting Mitochondria with Avocatin B Induces Selective Leukemia Cell Death.

Treatment regimens for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) continue to offer weak clinical outcomes.…

Published: Jun 15, 2015 in Cancer research

Apoptosis / Cancer / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Mitochondria / Stem cells

Dynamical System Modeling of Immune Reconstitution after Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation Identifies Patients at Risk for Adverse Outcomes.

Systems that evolve over time and follow mathematical laws as they evolve are called dynamical…

Published: Jun 13, 2015 in Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation

Evolution / Genetics / Hematology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

A panel of induced pluripotent stem cells from chimpanzees: a resource for comparative functional genomics.

Comparative genomics studies in primates are restricted due to our limited access to samples. In…

Published: Jun 23, 2015 in eLife

Genetics / Life Science / Stem cells

A panel of induced pluripotent stem cells from chimpanzees: a resource for comparative functional genomics

Comparative genomics studies in primates are restricted due to our limited access to samples. In…

Published: Jun 24, 2015 in eLife

Bioinformatics / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Proteomics / Stem cells

News Articles (Stem cells)

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Editing stem cell genes will “revolutionize” biomedical research

Applying a dramatically improved method for "editing" genes to human stem cells, University of…

Published: Jul 06, 2015

Cancer / Cell cycle / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Epigenetic driver of glioblastoma provides new therapeutic target

Using human tumor samples and mouse models, researchers at University of California, San Diego…

Published: Jul 06, 2015

Cancer / Epigenetics / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Dental pulp cell transplants help regenerate peripheral nerves

Researchers transplanted mobilized dental pulp stem cells into laboratory rats with sciatic nerve…

Published: Jul 06, 2015

Apoptosis / Cardiology / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Supercharging stem cells to create new therapies

Researchers at the University of Adelaide have discovered a new method for culturing stem cells…

Published: Jul 03, 2015

Life Science / Stem cells

Researchers compare effectiveness of two stem cell types in treating retinal degeneration

By growing two types of stem cells in a "3-D culture" and measuring their ability to produce retinal…

Published: Jul 03, 2015

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

Researchers explore how Sox9 protein regulates production of cartilage

Cartilage does a lot more than determine the shapes of people's ears and noses. It also enables…

Published: Jul 03, 2015

Genetics / Life Science / Stem cells

Hippo dances with hormones: Hints from fly research for study of cancer, stem cells

Although fruit flies don't develop cancer, cancer and stem cell researchers have been learning a…

Published: Jul 02, 2015

Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Researchers reveal a genetic blueprint for cartilage

Cartilage does a lot more than determine the shapes of people's ears and noses. It also enables…

Published: Jul 02, 2015

Genetics / Life Science / Stem cells

Researchers invent device that makes chemotherapy more personalized, efficient

Two University of Florida researchers have invented a device that makes chemotherapy treatments more…

Published: Jul 02, 2015

Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Scientists identify mechanism that reveals why stem cells undergo self-renewing divisions

UT Southwestern Medical Center scientists collaborating with University of Michigan researchers have…

Published: Jul 02, 2015

Cancer / Cardiology / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Nanomedicine / 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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Postdoctoral Fellowship: ALS

Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship: ALS Location: United States-Arizona-Tucson Job Number: 39063 Sanofi,…

Posted: Jul 05, 2015

Diabetes / Life Science / Medicine / Neuroscience / Stem cells / Virology

Cell Biologist, Research Scientist I/II

Vertex Pharmaceuticals is looking for an outstanding Cell Biologist to join our drug discovery team…

Posted: Jul 04, 2015

Complementary Medicine / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

#77024 Stem Cell Culture Technician

#77024 Stem Cell Culture TechnicianFiling Deadline:Tue 7/14/2015 UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment…

Posted: Jul 04, 2015

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

Research Associate – Functional Modeling

Job Summary and Essential Functions:Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron…

Posted: Jul 04, 2015

Bioinformatics / Cancer / Dermatology / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Ophthalmology / Stem cells

RESEARCH SCIENTIST-Neurosurgery-Cellular Protein and Biochemistry

Work Shift: DAY Work Week: M - F Company Profile Since its founding in 1919, Houston Methodist has…

Posted: Jul 04, 2015

Cancer / Genetics / Immunology / Life Science / Medicine / Nanomedicine / Neuroscience / Stem cells

Senior Research Scientist â?? Basic Life (Mass Spectometry Director)

Description The successful candidate must be able to work independently under minimal supervision…

Posted: Jul 04, 2015

Bioinformatics / Cancer / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Proteomics / Stem cells

Engineering Research Associate (Bioinformatics Analyst)

Description The successful candidate must be able to work independently under minimal supervision.…

Posted: Jul 04, 2015

Bioinformatics / Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Proteomics / Stem cells

Postdoctoral Fellow – Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Postdoctoral Fellow - Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Department: Research-Forman,…

Posted: Jul 03, 2015

Cancer / Hematology / Immunology / Life Science / Medicine / Stem cells

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Job

**Job Posting Number:**50479BR **Job Posting Title:**Postdoctoral Research Fellow…

Posted: Jul 03, 2015

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

Engineering Research Associate (Bioinformatics Analyst)

Description The successful candidate must be able to work independently under minimal supervision.…

Posted: Jul 03, 2015

Bioinformatics / Cancer / Genetics / Life Science / Medicine / Microbiology / Proteomics / Stem cells