Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 18:41
Australian scientists have developed a hi-tech handheld `biopen` that can enable surgeons to draw new bone material onto seriously injured people.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 13:03
Researches have successfully grown extensive numbers of intestinal stem cells and then coax them to develop into different types of mature intestinal cells.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 19:07
An Australian scientist has revealed that stem cell cures may be the solution to some of the most dreadful illnesses.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 12:29
Researchers have used RNA interference (RNAi) - a natural process occurring in cells that helps regulate genes - to reveal dozens of genes which could represent new therapeutic targets for treating Parkinson`s disease.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 15:12
According to experts, over 70 percent of patients in need of a stem cell transplant are unable to find a match due to lack of bone marrow donors.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 21:34
Stem cell advancements in future may help address some key problems in clinical medicine and disease treatments, including shortage of transplant organs, according to Nobel laureate Prof Ferid Murad.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 10:04
A team of doctors and scientists used an innovative stem cell technique to create neurons in a lab dish from skin scrapings of patients who have Lou Gehrig`s disease.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 12:07
A team of researchers has taken an important step towards a treatment for stroke, caused by a blood clot blocking a blood vessel in the brain, using stem cells.