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CSU Researchers Using Stem Cell Therapy To Treat Kidney Disease In Cats

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – Researchers at Colorado State University are using stem cell therapy to treat kidney disease in cats. They’re hoping to learn if stem cells can stop the progression of the disease. 343 more words

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Using stem cells paves new approach to treating a blistering skin disease

Imagine a child not being able to run or jump or just roll around, for fear that any movement could strip away their skin and leave them with open, painful wounds. 619 more words

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Remotely controlled magnetic nanoparticles stimulate stem cells to regenerate bones

Researchers in bone tissue regeneration believe they have made a significant breakthrough for sufferers of bone trauma, disease or defects such as osteoporosis.

Medical researchers from Keele University and Nottingham University have found that magnetic nanoparticles coated with targeting proteins can stimulate  372 more words

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Neural progenitor cells overcome extrinsic inhibitors and extend axons in chronically injured spinal cord

Another interesting abstract at SfN 2014 with the media coverage from The Scientist Magazine.

K. KADOYA1, K. NGUYEN1, M. TUSZYNSKI1,2;
1Neurosciences, UCSD, LA JOLLA, CA; 2VAMC, La Jolla, CA… 417 more words

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Rejected by stem cell program, Kanata mother seeks new lifeline

When a stranger knocked on Stephanie Headley’s door in July and handed her a bank draft for $128,000, the gift was heralded as a lifesaver. 372 more words

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