WHAT CAN STEM CELLS DO? You may have heard of stem cells before, but there is a lot of mystery about what they actually … do. Why is this such a promising new field? Sources: Bone marrow transplant: http://www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care/how-cancer-treated/bone-marrowstem-cell-transplantation/what-stem-cellbone-marrow-transplantation http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003009.htm Gene Expression: http://www.nature.com/scitable
What are stem cells? - An short educational film by the Irish Stem Cell Foundation Stem cells are master cells of the body — want to learn more? Visit www.irishstemcellfoundation.org ISCF is an independent not-for-profit organisation whose primary objective is to educate about stem cells, their basic biology and the research and therapies ...
THE STEM CELL DEBATE: IS IT OVER? New breakthroughs may soon bring this debate to an end. Scientists have larned how to stimulate a patient's own cells to behave like embryonic stem cells. These so-called induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells are reducing the need for human embryos in research and opening up exciting new possibilities for stem cell therapies.
Stanford researchers studying the effect of stem cells injected directly into the brains of stroke patients said on Thursday that they were "stunned" by the success of the treatment in some patients. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2016/06/02/stanford-researchers-stunned-by-stem-cell-experiment-that-helped-stroke-patient-walk/