Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital have successfully made functional blood vessels from human stem cells in mouse models.
Local researchers are hailing the announcement that the Supreme Court will not take up the issue of embryonic stem cell research.
Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have teamed up with their counterparts all over the world, working to develop human organs from the stem cells of the patient.
It sounds like a fantasy solution to a real-world problem: doctors are proposing a way to grow organs in a lab.
According to a report in the journal, ‘The Lancet’, stem cells can help fight problems associated with heart disease.
Some women call it the curse, that time of the month. Now some say it’s a miracle, with the potential to someday cure diseases like Alzheimer’s Disease and breast cancer. 3 On Your Side Medical Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.
by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough New research in the journal Nature takes a look at how immune cells make a choice, so to speak, about whether to continue to expand in numbers just […]