Regenerative medicine

Breakthrough! Five children receive new ears grown from their own cells

The scientists created reversed 3D-printed replicas of the children’s normal ears and used the replicas to make biodegradable moulds full of tiny holes.

Feb 01, 2018, 13:02 PM IST

Need to increase pace of research in regenerative medicine'

India needs to increase the pace of research in regenerative medicine to come up to the global level, especially in the area of clinical trials and regulatory requirements, a doctor said on Saturday.

Nov 27, 2016, 10:11 AM IST

Vitamin treatment unlocks door to stem cell therapies

Ordinary adult cells, such as those in the skin or blood, could be artificially coerced in a culture dish to resemble embryos only a few days old, said study co-author Tim Hore of the University of Otago.

Oct 14, 2016, 10:45 AM IST

This 3D printer can produce human tissues, organs!

The scientists managed to print "stable" cartilage, bone and muscle structures and after their transplant into rodents, they matured into functional tissue while developing a system of blood vessels.

Feb 16, 2016, 08:52 AM IST

AIIMS to come up with regenerative medicines for acid victims

Researchers at AIIMS have collaborated with US-based Ohio University to come up with new avenues and techniques in the field of regenerative medicine and nanotechnology which enables damaged tissues and organs to heal themselves.

Jan 09, 2015, 20:05 PM IST

3D programme to see human cells in action

Scientists have now developed a 3D programme that can identify, tag and track live cells, capturing patterns of motion and cell division by using sequences of microscopic time-lapse images.

Oct 05, 2014, 15:36 PM IST

Researchers grow first ever `whole functional organ`

Researchers in Scotland were able to grow a complete organ from scratch in an animal for the first time ever.

Aug 25, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

Researchers develop first functional lung and airway cells from stem cells

Scientists have succeeded in transforming human stem cells into functional lung and airway cells, thus giving way to the possibility of generating lung tissue for transplant using a patient`s own cells.

Dec 02, 2013, 11:35 AM IST

Indian researchers, clinicians to collaborate on advanced studies

Aimed at bridging the gap between researchers and clinicians to provide innovative and affordable solutions in advanced therapeutics and diagnostics, a leading healthcare provider has signed an agreement with the country`s premier research institute.

Nov 19, 2013, 22:35 PM IST

New method brings regenerative medicine closer to reality

Researchers have created a novel technique that lays down the groundwork for major advances in regenerative medicine, drug screening and biomedical research.

Aug 13, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

Lab-grown ears, bone and skin to heal wounded troops

A whole new range of cutting-edge technology that uses leftover foreskin, parts of sheep, pigs, and special kinds of metal to create parts of the body promises to help wounded soldiers live normal lives again.

Sep 14, 2012, 12:02 PM IST

Stem cells- `Holy Grail for regenerative medicine`

Scientists have created the first known batch of gold standard stem cells, taken from human embryos and grown in the lab.

Dec 07, 2011, 13:09 PM IST