Artificial cell membranes could lead to more effective drugs
They grow and shape themselves like the real thing.
Researchers 3D print 'Lego bricks' of functional stem cells
This discovery could lead to even better quality 3D-printed organs
Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers
injecting glowing oil into cells and then blasting the cells with a laser creates a bunch of tiny, biological lasers.
Scientists implant teeny, tiny lasers into human cells
Researchers from the University of St Andrews have implanted microscopic lasers (a combination of glowing proteins and minuscule plastic spheres) into human cells.
Some e-cigarette flavors may have toxic effects on lung cells
E-cigarettes may be a popular alternative to the traditional smoke sticks, despite contrasting opi...
Your own cells could one day 'spy' on you to track disease
Scientists from MIT have figured out how to hack living cells to store biological events around th...
Scientists create fully-functional brain neurons from mouse skin cells
It's a good excuse to shoehorn Pinky and the Brain on to the site, but scientists have managed to...
Researchers fully 'delete' HIV from human cells for the first time
So far, HIV has eluded a cure because it installs its genome into human DNA so insidiously that it...
Family of Henrietta Lacks finally gets rights to her cells, 62 years after they were taken
While 31-year-old Henrietta Lacks laid in a hospital bed, dying of cervical cancer, doctors took t...