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Eggciting News: Scientists developed fertilized eggs from mouse stem cells

A really eggciting science story came out early this week that’s received a lot of attention. Scientists in Japan reported in the journal Nature that they’ve generated egg cells from mouse stem cells, and these eggs could be fertilized and developed into living, breathing mice. 549 more words

Research News

IPS cell therapy and Cyberdyne robotic suit will be teaming up in SCI rehabilitation

Nikkei Asian Review – Keio University is joining hands with Cyberdyne to develop treatments for spinal cord injuries that combine induced pluripotent stem cell therapy with the startup’s wearable cybersuit. 322 more words

Chronic Spinal Cord Injury Research

Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health

Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health
Published: August 19, 2012

BY 1990, many doctors were recommending hormone replacement therapy to healthy middle-aged women and P.S.A. 900 more words

Buzzfeed Advocates for US to Partake in Unethical Three Parent Embryos

Buzzfeed recently published an article that advocates for three parent embryos. While I respect their right to free speech, I must inform you on their shortcomings. 745 more words

US News

Scientist uses body's healing power to offer EB patients hope

Jonathan Pitre’s chance for a new, less painful life is due to a Czech-born scientist who couldn’t turn away a desperate mother one decade ago. 729 more words

Local News

CIRM’s Randy Mills: New FDA rules for stem cells won't fix the problem

For the last two days the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been holding a hearing in Bethesda, Maryland on new regulations that would tighten control over stem cell treatments. 713 more words

Paralyzed Man Regains Use of Arms and Hands After Experimental Stem Cell Therapy at Keck Hospital of USC

PRN Newswire: News provided by Keck Medicine of USC. See the Full Article

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Keck Medical Center of USC today announced that a team of doctors became the first in California to inject an experimental treatment made from stem cells, AST-OPC1, into the damaged cervical spine of a recently paralyzed 21-year-old man as part of a multi-center clinical trial. 203 more words

Spinal Research