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Breakthrough in cloning adult stem cells may mean body parts can be grown for elderly patients, researchers say

Human cloning has been used to create stem cells from adults for the first time, in a breakthrough which could lead to tissue and organs being regrown. 507 more words


There Will Be (Mass Produced, Artificial Human) Blood

It’s kind of an amazing time to be alive. It seems like there are huge breakthroughs in medical science on a weekly basis. Science is doing incredible things that would have been unthinkable just a few short years ago. 303 more words


Neuralstem Spinal Cord Injury Stem Cell Trial Approved To Commence At University Of California, San Diego (NSI-566 to be Tested in Patients with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury)

Neuralstem, Inc. announced that the Institutional Review Board of the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine has approved the Phase I safety trial to treat chronic spinal cord injury (cSCI) with its NSI-566 stem cells. 274 more words

Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Research

Another case of fraud in science.

Just as the chapter on Hwang Woo Suk, a South Korean stem cell researcher and one of the biggest known research fraudsters, came to an end recently, another major fraud by a Japan-based stem cell researcher has taken centre-stage. 402 more words