Tag: Regenerative Medicine

FDA Sets New Rules For Stem Cell Treatments

The FDA has set new rules to keep a check on regenerative medicine and stem cell therapy. The move will also crack down rogue clinics that provide questionable regenerative treatments.

Biotech November 18, 2017

Nanotechnology Device Can Heal Damaged Tissues With A Single Touch

The technology Tissue Nanotransfection can repair injured legs with just one touch. Treatment takes less than a second and does not have any known side effects. Here's how it works.

Biotech August 8, 2017

Growing Human Tissues On Apples: Regenerative Medicine Gets A Leg Up From Biohacking Advancements

Marking a new advancement in biohacking to add traction in regenerative medicine, scientists at the University of Ottawa have grown human tissues on apples. It shows plant kingdom offers affordable open source materials vis-à-vis costly organic methods.

Biotech March 20, 2017

Artificial Embryo: How Researchers Engineer Life In A Petri Dish

The world’s first embryo grown in a lab offers groundbreaking insight into early embryonic development, with unparalleled potential in reproductive medicine. This breakthrough may pave the way for advancements in IVF and stem cell therapy.

Biotech March 3, 2017

Researchers Successfully Develop, Grow Spider Silk In The Lab

Researchers from Sweden reported success in growing spider silk in the lab by aping the natural process. This has led to the production of kilometer-long threads that resembled natural spider silk.

Material Science January 12, 2017

Researchers Shine UV Light to Heal Wounds

Scientist use light to manipulate cells in the body in a technique that could drive regenerative medicine to new heights. Technology could drive healing "on demand."

December 18, 2014

Scientists able to 'reset' stem cells to their starting point. What this means for humans

British and Japanese scientists have found a method to bring back human stem cells to their pristine developmental state. The discovery becomes a significant milestone in regenerative medicine.

Life September 14, 2014

Stem cells self-organize with help from geometry

Human stem cells can form into organs, blood and brains, given a little help from chemicals and geometry.

Healthy Living/Wellness July 5, 2014

Extracellular matrix from pigs helps regenerate muscles of injured soldiers

Researchers employed a seemingly outlandish way of regenerating muscles in patients who sustained traumatic injuries: they used a material from a pig's bladder.

Life May 4, 2014

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