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“Stem Cells”

Apr 28, 2016 08:50 AM ET // AFP
Scientists were able to reprogram mature skin cells by introducing a cocktail of genes needed to create gametes.
Mar 11, 2016 11:00 AM ET // AFP
The advance could do away with surgery and its risks.
Jan 25, 2016 11:55 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The ear could be grown to repair faces disfigured in battle or accidents and also help people born without ears or with ear deformities.
Oct 2, 2015 12:06 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A ball of central nervous system tissue could be an inexpensive and 3-D testbed for biomedical research. Continue reading →
Aug 12, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
An ear implanted in this man's arm years ago will be connected to the Internet so people can hear and track his movements.
Jul 15, 2015 10:38 AM ET // Renee Morad
Structures resembling tiny, beating hearts can now be grown in a lab, using stem cells derived from skin tissue. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2015 12:29 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Using genetic techniques, scientists coaxed stem cells to grown into cells that regulate the formation and growth cycle of hair follicles.
Oct 21, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
Three months after surgery, Darek Fidyka was able to take his first steps with the aid of parallel bars and leg braces.
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