Reproductive Tech Will Let Future Humans Inhabit the Body They Truly Want

The way we see our bodies is changing. Can medical procedures keep up?

January 9, 2018

Scientists Grow First-Ever Working Human Muscle From Stem Cells

"It's taken years of trial and error, making educated guesses and taking baby steps."

January 9, 2018

Lab-Grown Skin With Hair Will Illuminate Treatments For Skin Conditions

The follicles were grown in cultures of stem cells.

January 6, 2018

Mature Cells May Play an Important Role in the Onset of Cancer

The next step for researchers will be to identify drugs that could prevent a precancerous condition from arising.

December 18, 2017

Stem Cells Restore Mobility and Sensory Perception to Paralyzed Rats

The treatment enabled about 40% of the paralyzed rats to walk again.

December 16, 2017

Scientists Discover a Way to Prevent Stem Cell Loss and Improve Tissue Regeneration

"We are excited to have a means of rescuing stem cells, boosting their ability to maintain healthy tissue."

December 8, 2017

Artificial Organs: We’re Entering an Era Where Transplants Are Obsolete

"I think within ten years we won't see any more heart transplants."

December 4, 2017

The FDA Wants to Expedite Approval of Regenerative Organ Therapies

Companies using stem cells to grow replacement organs may face fewer administrative obstacles.

November 17, 2017

An Organism That Regenerates Could Allow Us to Heal Humans

Regenerating species could lead to a new era in medicine.

November 10, 2017

Replacing Cells in the Human Brain Could Bring an End to Parkinson’s Disease

Cell replacement therapy may be the solution we've long dreamed of.

November 9, 2017
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