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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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Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden and Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have found that patients with type 2 diabetes have an altered gut microbiota.
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Biologists at the University of Luxembourg, Tampere University of Technology and the Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle, USA, have created the biggest family tree of human cell types
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Violators of FDA regulations on human cells and tissues face up to a year in prison and a $100,000 fine.
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Scientists have unravelled how a particular protein sounds the alarm when it detects invading viruses.
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Human astrocyte cells have been found to help repair spinal injury.
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Reducing caloric intake, specifically in the form of glucose, can extend the life of human cells and speed the death of pre-cancerous cells, a new study has found.
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Scientists from the Institute for Research in Biomedicine have developed a new tool to learn more about rescue signalling pathways and cell suicide.