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БиоПро Выбор потребителя 2018 #01

Effective Stem Cell Cancer Treatment Developed in Japan

A new study by Kyoto University scientists has demonstrated the ability to produce some of the most potent anti-cancer immune cells for adoptive cell therapy (ACT) using induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) technology.

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Stem cells can restore vision in inherited retinal diseases

A new study of photoreceptor precursors derived from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) has demonstrated their safety and therapeutic potential as a source of replacement for damaged cells for future clinical trials.

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Type 1 diabetes can be cured with a tiny implant device without inducing an immune response

A team of researchers led by endocrinologists and biomedical engineers from the University of Washington School of Medicine in St. Louis and Cornell University has successfully demonstrated the possibility of implanting β-cells in diabetic mice using a miniature device. After the transplant, the cells secrete insulin in response to blood sugar levels and do not require immunosuppressants.

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Stem cell therapy can repair brain damage and improve memory in dementia

An experimental new stem cell therapy based on a single injection has the potential to repair brain damage and improve memory. A study by scientists from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) was conducted on mice with conditions that mimic human stroke and dementia.

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For the first time successfully created a hybrid embryo consisting of human and monkey stem cells

Scientists from the United States have reported a breakthrough in the field of medicine – the creation of an embryo that is partly human and partly monkey. However, researchers talk about serious ethical issues that need to be addressed before the discovery can be used in practice.

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Only 8 genes are needed to convert a stem cell into an oocyte

In a new study, scientists from Japan have demonstrated that activating just eight genes is enough to produce gene-control proteins that convert mouse stem cells directly into oocyte-like cells capable of maturation and even fertilization.

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Stem cell organoids to reveal new treatments for COVID-19

Mini lungs grown from stem cells have helped to better understand the mechanism of lung damage in COVID-19. The researchers were able to detail the mechanisms behind SARS-CoV-2 infection and early innate immune response in the lungs.

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For the first time stem cells used to treat immune diseases in humans.

In Australia, for the first time in history a clinical trial using induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) was conducted to treat 15 patients with an immune disorder known as graft versus host disease (GvHD).

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New type of stem cells will help in the treatment of pregnancy complications

An international team of researchers has made the unexpected discovery of a new type of stem cells that can help create a treatment for disorders of placenta formation and function during pregnancy.

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БиоПро Выбор потребителя 2018 #06

New method will help stem cells to efficiently regenerate the heart after a heart attack

A study by scientists from the University of California at Davis Health showed that blocking the inflammation-related enzyme sEH allows stem cells to repair damaged heart tissue.

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