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Stem cells are a class of undifferentiated cells that are able to differentiate into specialized cell types. Simply put, Stem cells are remarkable cells that can develop into any type of cell. There are three classes of stem cells ... ►Read More
Stem cell therapy, also known as regenerative medicine, promotes the reparative response of diseased, dysfunctional or injured tissue using stem cells or their derivatives. It is the next ... ►Read More
A common misconception is that the cells can come from aborted fetuses, which is in fact not possible. As a matter of fact, despite the amount of public attention they get, embryonic stem cells are among the smallest group of ... ►Read More
A telephone survey was carried out annually from 2002 to 2010 (except 2009) by the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Roughly 1,000 US citizens (1,000-1,005) were polled on their opinion and support of stem cell research. An analysis of this data identified: ►Read More
"We've generated a model that is unique in the world," said Rabindranath De La Fuente, an associate professor in the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine. "Because we removed ATRX protein expression only in the oocyte, the female egg cell, we can now study its function at both the cellular and molecular level..."►Read More
Today, under the direction of Steven Stice, a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, the center has grown to almost 30 members...►Read More
Peroni and Stice are leading a large animal research project funded by the U.S. Department of Defense. The group they lead is a multidiscipline and multi-institutional group actively working on bone tissue engineering.