Stem Cells

The Adult Brain Can Regenerate Neurons in an Unexpected Area, Says New Study

Whoa!<p>Scientists have discovered for the first time that adult mouse brains produce new cells in the amygdala, a finding that could eventually lead to …

The Brain

Want to live longer? Forever Labs wants to help, using your stem cells

Why it matters to you<p>Forever Labs hopes that by storing your stem cells, you can fight disease and slow aging.<p>We may have found the Fountain of …

Longevity

Vitamin C may encourage blood cancer stem cells to die

August 17, 2017<p>Vitamin C may "tell" faulty stem cells in the bone marrow to mature and die normally, instead of multiplying to cause blood cancers. …

Biology

Vitamin C could help to fight cancer, a study claims

GETTYA diet rich in vitamin C could help to fight cancer, a study claims<p>US researchers found high doses of vitamin C found in fruits such as oranges …

Cancer

Forever Labs preserves young stem cells to prevent your older self from aging

Forever Labs, a startup in Y Combinator’s latest batch, is preserving adult stem cells with the aim to help you live longer and healthier.<p>Stem cells have the potential to become any type of cell needed in the body. It’s very helpful to have younger stem cells from your own body on hand should you …

Biotechnology

Biomedical Research Team in Spain Working on 3D Printed Corneas to Make Up for Lack of Donors

While there have been some companies researching how to 3D print viable human corneas, it’s not something we hear about often…as least not as much as …

Stem-Cell Research

Bellicum Offers A Promising Stock At Throwaway Prices

Bellicum is in advanced stages to get its lead product BPX-501 in the US and EU markets.<p>The company has the promising GoCAR-T technology to build …

Business

Stem cell technique could reverse a major type of infertility

Turning skin cells into sperm may one day help some infertile men have babies. Research in mice has found a way to make fertile sperm from animals …

Biology

Speeding Up Skin-Healing Using Stem Cells

RenovaCare has developed the Skin-Gun, a device that uses stem cells to help heal burns and wounds quicker than traditional methods. Globalive …

Business

Researchers identify oestrogen receptor stem cells in the in the mammary gland

One of the key questions in stem cell & cancer biology is to understand the cellular hierarchy governing tissue development and maintenance and the …

Biology

Biotech Forum Daily Digest: Revisiting Bellicum Pharmaceuticals

The biotech sector continues to be range bound in trading as it consolidates its large gains from a June rally.<p>Biogen and Otonomy get 'shout outs' …

Business

Stem cells mimic sphere where embryos grow - Futurity

Using stem cells to create a structure that resembles an amniotic sac may clarify the causes of infertility.

Health

Active Non-Coding DNA May Help Pinpoint Genetic Risk for Psychiatric Disorders

Northwestern Medicine scientists used induced-human neurons (pictured here in green) derived from patient stem cells. The synaptic proteins, or …

DNA

Youth mentorship program coming to ‘Peg to meet with local hoopsters

Andrew Kraus has seen firsthand the way poor decisions can derail the promise of youth in his community, and he’s bringing his message to …

Stem-Cell Research

We Just Figured out How to Activate Stem Cells to Treat Baldness

External Problem. Internal Solution.<p>Researchers have already explored ways to use stem cells to treat everything from diabetes to aging, and now, a …

Biology

Is the Cure For Baldness Finally Here?

Follically-challenged guys, take note<p>Not quite ready to shave your head to deal with your thinning strands? You might not have to take such a drastic measure: A new discovery that activates hair stem cells may hold promise for guys with baldness, <i>Nature Cell Biology</i> reports.<p>When your hair follicle …

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

How do broken bones heal?

A fall, followed by a crack - many people are no stranger to this. Broken bones are painful, but the majority heal very well. The secret lies in stem …

Medicine

Follow These 3 Rules To Make Sure Your Anti-Aging Products Actually Work

Be wary of hyped-up trends.<p>Anti-aging products have always been popular, from cold cream treatments to caviar-laced moisturizers. And the desire for them shows no signs of slowing, either: According to 2016 industry projections, the anti-aging product market will grow to over $331 billion by …

Skin Care

New Study Reveals Stem Cells from Young Hearts May Help Reverse the Aging Process

To Be Young Again<p>Old hearts may find new life, according to a new study, which shows that stem cells taken from younger hearts can be used to reverse …

Longevity

Stem cell therapy work could solve hairy problem, banish baldness for good

Why it matters to you<p>Stem cell therapy could be used to promote hair growth in people with either baldness or alopecia.<p>Stem cells may have a part to …

Medicine

Can Stem Cells Help Us Better Understand Infertility?

Advancements in stem cell technology enable an amniotic sac called the PASE to be grown in a lab. The structure itself is grown from human …

Biology

Stem Cells May ‘Cure’ Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers have developed a device using stem cells to treat type 1 diabetes, call it a “functional cure.”

Diabetes

Specialized stem cells may rejuvenate aged hearts

New research suggests that youthful heart stem cells may be able to rejuvenate an aging heart and perhaps even reverse other signs of …

Longevity

Hair growth stimulated using stem cells

A team of researchers from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles have managed to grow hair starting from stem cells, uncovering key …

Biology

Stem Cell Therapy: The Future for Treatment of Orthopedic Injuries

Dr. Joanne Halbrecht and Boulder Regenerative Medicine have been making headlines recently for her pioneering use of stem cell therapy. (Photo: …

Medicine

Why Are Stem Cells Unique?

01<p>of 02<p>Stem Cells<p>What Are Stem Cells?<p>Stem cells are unique cells of the body in that they are unspecialized and have the ability to develop into …

Immortality

International Stem Cell reports Q2 results

International Stem Cell (OTCQB:ISCO): Q2 EPS of -$0.25<p>Revenue of $1.76M (-8.3% Y/Y)<p>Press Release<p>Now read: <b>KemPharm (KMPH) Presents At Canaccord</b> …

Business

#1,138 – The Key to Immortality

Physics may be the bane of existence for most high school students but for me it represented a blank slate, an inhibited playground of unexplainable …

Spinal Cords

Stem cell therapy for heart failure gets a gold-standard trial

A treatment aims to reverse long-term scar-tissue damage<p>In the days after a heart attack, surviving patients and their loved ones can breathe a sigh of relief that the immediate danger is over — but the scar tissue that forms during the long healing process can inflict lasting damage. Too often it …

Medicine

Blood donation efforts leads to life-saving medical intervention for Logan woman

When Logan mother Terese Trinh rolled up her sleeves to give blood for the first time in 2014, she had no idea it was her own life that would need …

Medicine