Category: Stem cells
Phase 3 trial of defibrotide for the treatment of severe veno-occlusive disease and multi-organ failure.
Hepatic veno-occlusive disease, also called sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (VOD/SOS), is a…Published: Jan 30, 2016 in Blood
Neural crest (NC) cells arise early in vertebrate development, migrate extensively and contribute to…Published: Jan 31, 2016 in Development (09501991)
Widespread Myocardial Delivery of Heart-Derived Stem Cells by Nonocclusive Triple-Vessel Intracoronary Infusion in Porcine Ischemic Cardiomyopathy: Superior Attenuation of Adverse Remodeling Documented by Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Histology.
Single-vessel, intracoronary infusion of stem cells under stop-flow conditions has proven safe but…Published: Jan 20, 2016 in PloS one
Safety and Clinical Effects of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Secreting Neurotrophic Factor Transplantation in Patients With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Results of Phase 1/2 and 2a Clinical Trials.
Preclinical studies have shown that neurotrophic growth factors (NTFs) extend the survival of motor…Published: Jan 11, 2016 in JAMA neurology
Study shows how neural networks adapt to the presence of a toxic HIV protein.
The incidence of HIV-associated dementia has declined dramatically since the introduction of potent…Published: Feb 05, 2016
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New tool for efficiently validating the accuracy of CRISPR-Cas9 reactions
CRISPR-Cas9's popularity continues to grow ever since its first use in genome editing in January,…Published: Feb 05, 2016
Standard method for deriving stem cells may be better for use in regenerative medicine
Scientists at the UCLA Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research…Published: Feb 04, 2016
A Landmark Ruling Allows Gene Editing in Human Embryos
It's the first time a national regulatory authority has endorsed gene editing in human embryos.Published: Feb 01, 2016
New Stem Cell Treatment “Switches Off” Type 1 Diabetes
Health and Medicine Photo credit: This beta cell's "stealth shield," as seen under…Published: Jan 26, 2016
Organs For Human Transplant Are Being Grown Inside Sheep And Pigs
Health and Medicine Photo credit: Both sheep and pigs are being considered by U.S.…Published: Jan 12, 2016
Hybrid “HYDRA” Sound Waves May Revolutionize Stem Cell Treatment
Health and Medicine Photo credit: This new device can almost instantly vaporize…Published: Jan 11, 2016
A Newly Discovered Form of Sound Wave Could Change Drug Delivery
Surface reflected bulk waves offer a way of delivering fragile medicines to difficult-to-access lung…Published: Jan 07, 2016