Regenerative Medicine

Humacyte Receives First of FDA’s Regenerative Medicine Designations

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday offered one of its first Regenerative Medicine Advanced Therapy (RMAT) designations to Humacyte’s …

Medicine

Multimaterial 3D printed cell "scaffolds" strengthen research into regenerative medicine

shares<p>A study produced by four research institutions in Brazil combines two 3D printable polymers into structures ideal for cell-growth. Known as …

3D Printing

Event will focus on high-tech efforts to create tissues

The next Omaha science cafe will focus on new efforts to use technology to create tissues to treat people in medicine.<p>A professor at Wake Forest's …

Science

Here's how scientists grow lifelike human ears on slices of apple

• Scientists have discovered a way to grow human tissues on apples and other plant products.<br>• This fruity technique may be useful in the field of regenerative medicine, particularly as a method for producing scaffolds to graft skin and bone.<p>Apples are a staple in most people's homes and, it seems, in …

Biotechnology

Fujifilm's Long Transformation Process Heading In The Right Direction

Fujifilm has shown that it can reinvent itself, and a stronger footing in healthcare should help it overcome growth challenges in its office …

Investing

Researchers test 3D printed medical implants, advances in regenerative medicine

0shares<p>New research describes how a team, “<i>developed and implanted .. the world’s first</i>” custom 3D printed airway stent.<p>The work is a collaboration …

3D Printing

Cynata appoints chairman

Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company, Cynata Therapeutics, has appointed non-executive director Paul Wotton as chairman.<p>Dr Wotton …

Australian News

Initial Results Positive for CelGro® in Human Nerve Regeneration

PERTH, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regenerative medicine company Orthocell is pleased to announce positive initial safety and tolerability results …

Medicine

Definitions relating to regenerative medicine studies at the Steadman Philippon Research Institute

<b>Biologics</b>: Using tools produced by a patient’s body such as stem cells and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) to help the patient heal faster and</b> …

Medicine

Regenerative Medicine Has A Bright Future

U.S. Army scientists, working with medical technology companies, have successfully tested and used products and techniques that have enabled Army surgeons to replace the severely burned skin of soldiers as well as transplant new hands and even faces.<p>At Duke University, researchers are studying …

Medicine

Cytori Completes Acquisition of Azaya Therapeutics Assets, Initiates Nanomedicine Program

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (CYTX) today announced it has completed its acquisition of assets of privately …

Regenerative Medicine Has a Bright Future

The Army is already using regenerative medicine to help wounded soldiers while Duke University is researching it to help repair spinal cord …

Medicine

With $294M, Kamen Hopes to Bring Regenerative Medicine “Up to Scale”

Dean Kamen is, among other things, an inventor, entrepreneur, and leader in the technology and nonprofit fields.<p>The products he and his company, …

Science

Our Hearts Start Beating Before They’re Fully Formed - Motherboard

During an average lifetime, a human heart beats two-and-a-half billion times. But how does it start, and what came first—the heart or the beating? Scientists think they put their finger on the first heartbeat, which occurs in the embryo long before there's anything that even remotely resembles the …

Calcium

US investors look to Toronto to scout health innovations

Toronto’s under-tapped market offers investors cutting-edge biotech and life sciences startups<p>By Mary Gooderham<p>Health investors from the United …

Innovation

This 3D Printer Could Revolutionize Burn Treatment

For burn victims with third-degree wounds, healing can be a long and difficult process. Researchers at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative …

3D Printing

Artificial intelligence uncovers new insight into biophysics of cancer

Machine-learning predicts never-before-seen cancer-like phenotype<p>MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Jan. 27, 2017) - Scientists from Tufts University's …

Biology

Regenerative Medicine: Re-growing Teeth and Healing Wounds Without Scars

Scientists in two countries announced these medical breakthroughs this month as regenerative medicine continues to gain traction.<p>Medical science may …

Medicine

Human tissues in a dish: The research and ethical implications of organoid technology

Growing functional human tissues and organs would provide much needed material for regeneration and repair. New technologies are taking us in that …

Genetics

The Compact: 5 Bits of Beauty We're Obsessed With This Month

1. EAU DE ILLUSION<p>The whiff wizards who brought us the beloved Flowerbomb perfume are set to mesmerize fans with a new "Magic" collection of six …

Skin Care

CRISPR-Cas9 gene repair of hematopoietic stem cells from patients with X-linked chronic granulomatous disease | Science Translational Medicine

Targeted gene therapy has been hampered by the inability to correct mutations in stem cells that can reconstitute the immune system after transplant …

Biomedical Engineering

'Tooth repair drug' may replace fillings

<b>Teeth can be encouraged to repair themselves in a way that could see an end to fillings, say scientists.</b><p>The team at King's College London showed that a chemical could encourage cells in the dental pulp to heal small holes in mice teeth.<p>A biodegradable sponge was soaked in the drug and then put …

King's College London

Reflections on the Future of Medicine

Recently, I traveled through China. I climbed mountains, hiked through forests, crossed deep valleys. I visited cities of every size. I floated across lakes and traveled beautiful shorelines churning with life. As a man of a certain age, I began to compare the permanence of the timeless landscape …

Genetics

China Regenerative Medicine International (CRMI): Articles, Info, Video | Fast Company

• 2016: China<p>China Regenerative Medicine International is a tissue engineering company. With only 5,000 corneas donated each year for transplants, millions of Chinese citizens who need a cornea transplant to regain their eyesight have been forced to wait--or give up hope. But since 2000, CRMI has …

Life Sciences

Will we ever be able to bring cryogenically frozen corpses back to life? A cryobiologist explains

A teenager who tragically died of cancer recently has become the latest among a tiny but growing number of people to be cryogenically frozen after …

Biology

Antibiotic spider silk for drug delivery, regenerative medicine and wound healing

A chance meeting between a spider expert and a chemist has led to the development of antibiotic synthetic spider silk.

Biology

Manufacturing Gene-Engineered Skin Cells at Stanford - Promise to Cure

<b>Highlights</b><p>The Cell and Gene Medicine laboratory at Stanford University is considered to be the most state of the art facility.<br>• New research has shown …

Genetics

6 Bodily Tissues That Can Be Regenerated Through Nutrition

Written By:<p>Sayer Ji, Founder of GreenMedInfo<p>It may come as a surprise to some, especially those with conventional medical training, but the default …

Health

Scientists develop treatment to boost testosterone in men without decreasing libido

<b>Beijing:</b> Chinese researchers have developed a potential new and safe approach for treating male hypogonadism, popularly known as male andropause, by …

Androgens

Synthetic stem cells promise muscle regeneration without cancer risk

Scientists are hailing a pioneering stem cell technique that promises “off-the-shelf” treatment for people with damaged muscles without the existing risks.<p>Researchers have for the first time successfully implanted “synthetic” cardiac stem cells which successfully repaired muscle tissue that had …

Cancer