A new method using stem cells could make for much better bone grafts, researchers report. They could help patients avoid pain or even additional surgery.
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A new advance could make it easier to study the placenta, and its role in pregnancy, miscarriage, and preeclampsia, say researchers.
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A new method turns stem cells into millions of mature human cells in a shorter time frame. That could pave the way for a range of medical applications.
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Proteins called Yamanaka factors returned old human cells to a more youthful vigorous state. The proteins worked in a similar way with aging mouse muscles.
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A new discovery about brain formation could one day one day allow bioengineers to coax stem cells to grow into replacement body parts.
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Scientists thought bone healing was the domain of skeletal stem cells, but another kind of cell steps up after an injury, research in mice shows.
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A new molecule, which patients could take orally, both attacks glioblastoma and destroys its defenses, which keeps the brain cancer from repairing itself.
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