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Physically stressing white blood cells encourages them to revert to a state equivalent to an embryonic stem cell. Continue reading →
The technique could lead to tissue implants that cure some types of blindness.
The lab-grown brain cells self-organized, and took on growth patterns seen in a developing, fetal brain.
Scientists used stem cells to grow human heart tissue that contracted spontaneously in a petri dish.
This is the first report demonstrating the generation of a functional human organ from stem cells.
Researchers have used a cloning technique, the same one used to create Dolly the sheep, to create human stem cells. Continue reading →
Transplant medicine dominates, but it would be much better to create tissue in the lab, with a patient's own DNA. ->
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