Regenerative Medicine

Scientists Have Developed a New Method to 3D-Print Living Tissue

Cell by Cell<p>3D-printing technology has made significant strides over the past several years. What started as a tool for producing small objects can …

Biology

Part of a disembodied lung just arrived at the International Space Station

Why it matters to you<p>By growing a lung in space, researchers hope to better their understanding of regenerative medicine and how the body responds to …

Space Station

Indian Biotech Forum Ties Up With Japan Body To Boost Research On Regenerative Medicine

A forum representing the Indian biotechnology sector has inked a MoU with Japan's top industry body Forum for Innovative Regenerative Medicine (FIRM) …

Medicine

Regenerative medicine method turns skin cells into any other cell type

Why it matters to you<p>This small device could help repair and restore injured or aging body tissue.<p>With a small electrical charge, a new device has …

Medicine

This miracle medical chip could one day heal almost anything

Imagine a future where car crash victims or Alzheimer’s patients could be healed with the touch of a button.<p>Scientists may have taken the first step …

Medicine

‘Origami organs’ could be the future of regenerative medicine

Scientists are making use of discarded animal organs by turning them into origami – but it’s more than just an art project.<p>A team of researchers at …

Lifestyle

Modification of genes in human embryos could mark turning point in human evolution

It appears, by all accounts, to be a momentous scientific achievement – and possibly a turning point in human evolution. In a study released last week, scientists at Oregon Health and Science University confirmed they were able to modify genes in viable human embryos, proving the potential to …

Genetics

USC Stem Cell discovery refreshes the heart

Some people are better than others at recovering from a wounded heart, according to a new USC Stem Cell study published in <i>Nature Genetics</i>.<p>In the …

Biology

3 Things In Biotech You Should Learn Today: August 4, 2017

Teva joins the latest-stage fray in biosimilar trastuzumab.<p>InVivo puts hold on regenerative medicine development.<p>AstraZeneca continues the …

Business

Regenerative medicine

Our bodies aren’t forever: parts wear out, trauma breaks things and organs stop functioning. Sometimes, a drug can remedy a chemical imbalance or …

Medicine

Robot-driven device improves crouch gait in children with cerebral palsy

In the U.S., 3.6 out of 1000 school-aged children are diagnosed with cerebral palsy (CP). Their symptoms include abnormal gait patterns which results …

Exercise

Heart attack: Blood vessel growth may improve treatment

Scientists have discovered a cell mechanism involving the hormone leptin that plays a key role in the formation of new blood vessels. The discovery …

Medicine

Regenerative medicine startup Rodeo Therapeutics raises $5.9M for drugs to regenerate tissue

If you could write a medical wish-list of futuristic technologies, regenerating tissue would be pretty high up there. It could do things like treat a …

Medicine

The curious case of ClinicalTrials.gov, where dubious stem cell therapies seem legit | Ars Technica

After an incident, a bioethicist calls for crackdown as doctors threaten legal action.<p>Earlier this year, doctors reported the case of three women who …

Medicine

Reminder: Studies Posted On ClinicalTrials.gov Are Not Government-Approved Or Screened

When facing an illness, you might turn to a clinical trial for treatment that isn’t available eleswhere. The best place for patients to find trials …

Medicine

Lorenz Studer awarded the 2017 Ogawa-Yamanaka Stem Cell Prize

Studer was selected for his groundbreaking research in stem cell-based therapies for Parkinson's disease<p>SAN FRANCISCO, CA--July 20, 2017--Lorenz P. …

Biology

8 Shampoos That Actually Give You Healthier Hair

Suds up with one of these babies to reap all the benefits.<p>In a hair rut? How your hairstyle turns out depends on what you're using to wash your strands. Thankfully, the latest shampoo formulas promise to hydrate, add volume, intensify your natural waves, clarify your strands, and more. So suds up …

Hair

Sea anemone genes could spur advancements in regenerative medicine

Why it matters to you<p>The new finding could help scientists unlock the secrets to regenerative medicine in humans.<p>In the future, artificial and …

Biology

Histogenics completes enrollment in late-stage study of NeoCart, superiority data expected in Q3 2018

Regenerative medicine outfit Histogenics (NASDAQ:HSGX) hits the enrollment target of 245 subjects in a Phase 3 clinical trial assessing NeoCart for …

Business

This startup wants to regenerate the heart and brain to keep people healthier for longer

• <b>BlueRock Therapeutics is a regenerative-medicine startup. Headquartered in Boston, its two lead programs are based in Toronto and New York City.</b>• <b><br>Its approach is to develop stem cells that transform into specific adult cells that can be used to replace cells that otherwise won't grow back — like</b> …

Business

Regenerative Medicine Market 2016-2026 Shares, Trend and Growth Report

Regenerative medicine is a category of research in tissue engineering and molecular biology which deals with the method for human cells, tissues and …

Medicine

Muscle Regeneration Could be Possible With Nuclear Receptor REV-ERB

Colin Flaveny, Ph.D. assistant professor of pharmacology and physiology and Thomas Burris, Ph.D., chair of pharmacology and physiology at Saint Louis …

Muscle

Key to muscle regeneration discovered: Sufferers of variety of injuries and illnesses may benefit

Sufferers of variety of injuries and illnesses may benefit<p>The nuclear receptor REV-ERB plays a key role in muscle regeneration, suggesting the …

Medicine

3 Things In Biotech You Should Learn Today: June 14, 2017

Another bit of bad news for Merck.<p>Acceleron bows out of anti-blood vessel treatment for solid tumors.<p>Asterias updates the world on its spinal cord …

Multiple Myeloma

Orthobiologics and Orthobiologic Research: The Current State

<i>By</i> <i>Dominic King, DO</i><i>;</i> <i>Jason Genin, DO</i><i>;</i> <i>George F. Muschler, MD</i><i>; and Nicolas Piuzzi, MD</i><p>Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. …

Medicine

Stem cells might not be a good option for your kid’s sports injury

What do you tell your son or daughter after they have suffered an injury that keeps them away from the sport they love? They may already be asking …

Pain

Using Stem Cells to Heal Broken Bones

When a fracture will not heal, people are typically left with two options.<p>One is bone grafting, the other is surgery.<p>A new treatment that uses gene …

Medicine

Research reveals new insights into why the heart does not repair itself

Heart muscle is one of the least renewable tissues in the body, which is one of the reasons that heart disease is the leading cause of death for both …

Medicine

Muscle builders

A stunning image shows the muscle-building myomerger protein in action.

Muscle

Immune-Building Stem Cell Research

Cesar A. Keller, M.D.<p>In the 1970s, when Cesar A. Keller, M.D., started his career in pulmonology, lung transplantation was widely considered science …