Tag: "stem cell research"
5 Reasons to Be Excited About Scientists Growing Human Colons
For the first time, scientists tissue-engineered human colons in a lab. Here's 5 reasons to be excited, especially if you are impacted by a GI condition.
Research Contradicts Original Role of C-Kit Cells
A research team at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center discovered that c-kit cells do not, as originally believed, act as cardiac stem cells and, furthermore, do not act to produce
The Universe Within: From stem cells to real tissue
In late 2010, researchers at Cincinnati Children’s became the first team to successfully convert human skin cells into fully functioning intestinal tissue. This breakthrough in stem cell science eventually may