Scientists get closer to replicating human sperm
Researchers have passed an important milestone in understanding sperm creation.
3D gel stacks can grow enough stem cells to treat brain disease
It could cure some conditions without consuming gigantic amounts of space.
Scientists create 'tooth cracker' device to harvest stem cells
Because drilling or shattering teeth lower the amount of stem cells that can be harvested.
Scientists may have found a functional cure for type-1 diabetes
It involves using stem cells to create insulin.
Researchers will attempt to ‘reanimate’ a corpse with stem cells
What's the worst that could happen? Zombies, that's what.
Stem cell therapy makes sterile mice fertile again
Stem cells from the ovaries of young mice were implanted into older, sterile mice. Six out of eight subsequently got pregnant.
Lab-grown stem cells could replace blood donations
Cancer patients could someday sidestep waiting for bone marrow transplants.
Lab-grown stem cells may carry an increased risk of cancer
Cutting-edge treatments can come with unexpected concerns.
Gene editing could lead to a vaccine for arthritis
It might just prevent pain without nasty side effects.