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Breast cancer stem cells exist in two different states and each state plays a role in how cancer spreads, a new study has revealed.
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Biologists have discovered an effective strategy that could prevent the human immune system from rejecting the grafts derived from human embryonic stem cells, a major problem now limiting the development of human stem cell therapies.
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Two American men are believed to have overcome HIV, boosting hopes as they join a handful of people who are said to have been cured of the virus, to find a wider cure.
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In a small clinical trial at Glasgow`s Southern General Hospital, five seriously disabled stroke patients have shown small signs of recovery following the injection of stem cells into their brain.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 11:43
A new research has found that human foetal stem cell grafts improve both motor and sensory functions in rats suffering from a spinal cord injury.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 08, 2012, 16:22
Administering to patients stem cells derived from their own bone marrow either three or seven days after a heart attack is safe but does not improve heart function six months later, according to a clinical trial.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 07, 2012, 18:09
Stem cell therapy improves heart function in patients who had previous heart attacks, according to researchers from the University of Louisville and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 06, 2012, 19:27