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New website takes a closer look at stem cells

The International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) has launched a new website to help patients and their families make informed decisions about stem cell treatments, clinics and their health.

Stem Cells Australia's Megan Munsie, chairperson of the ISSCR task force responsible for the website expansion, describes the revamped site as “a direct channel from researchers to the public.”

Spinal cord injuries: how could stem cells help?

Última actualización:
2 Abr 2015

The spinal cord transmits information between the brain and the rest of the body. Injury to the spinal cord, which currently affects some 333,000 Europeans, can cause paralysis, and there is currently no effective treatment. Could stem cells help?

Wonder of development at a school in Copenhagen

On February 2nd 2015, a class of 14-year-old students at the Prince Henrik high school in Copenhagen, had a direct hands-on experience of research in the field of stem cells and development through chick eggs with DanStem and HumEn's Professor Anne Grapin-Botton.

 

 

 

Embryonic stem cells: where do they come from and what can they do?

Última actualización:
26 Mar 2015

Embryonic stem cells have captured the imagination of scientists and non-scientists alike. But what are they, where do they come from and why are researchers all over the world working hard to understand more about them?

Super-resolution microscopes reveal the link between genome packaging and cell pluripotency

A study using super-resolution microscopy reveals that our genome is not regularly packaged and links these packaging differences to stem cell state.