Fernando Figueroa

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Unspeakable horrors in a country on the verge of genocide

A massacre of the innocents is taking place in the heart of Africa as the world looks the other way.<p>One man describes how his four-year-old son's throat was slit, and how he saw a snake swallowing a baby. A woman explains that she is caring for a young girl because her mother went searching for …

Scientists create human liver from stem cells | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have for the first time created a functional human liver from stem cells derived from skin and blood and say their success points to a future where much-needed livers and other transplant organs could be made in a laboratory.<p>While it may take another 10 years before …

Grow fresh cartilage from adult stem cells - Futurity

U. PENNSYLVANIA (US) — Bioengineers are a step closer to growing new cartilage from a …

Regulation of stem cell therapies under attack in Europe: for whom the bell tolls

Commentary<p>Paolo Bianco, Roger Barker, Oliver Brüstle, Elena Cattaneo, Hans Clevers, George Q Daley, Michele De Luca, Lawrence Goldstein, Olle …

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Inhibition of TGF-β signaling in mesenchymal stem cells of subchondral bone attenuates osteoarthritis

Altmetric: 52<p>Citations: 203<p>More detail<p>Article<p>Gehua Zhen<br>• , Chunyi Wen<br>• , Xiaofeng Jia<br>• , Yu Li<br>• , Janet L Crane<br>• , Simon C Mears<br>• , Frederic B Askin<br>• , Frank J …

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Why the world doesn't take Catholicism seriously

For years I've been immersed in Catholic media and the ongoing conversation within the Church of how to carry on as the Church. And, of course, in …

Human embryonic stem cells created from adult tissue for first time

Scientists have used the cloning technique that led to Dolly the sheep to turn human skin into embryonic stem cells – which can make any tissue in …