Stem Cell News
Human cells used to create disease model of fully functioning lipid system in mouse model Jun 17, 2015 Researchers have now created a disease model that resembles human mechanisms and acts as a fully functioning human lipid system within a mouse to specifically study hypercholesterolemia.
Novel cell therapy from 'naïve' cells recognizes, attacks high-risk viruses for first time in cord blood transplant patients Apr 29, 2015 Virus-specific cell therapy used in cord blood transplant patients successfully prevented 3 of the most problematic post-transplant viruses affecting this group of patients – cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, and adenovirus.
Baylor researchers recognized with prestigious AAAS honor Nov 24, 2014 Baylor College of Medicine scientists Drs. Margaret “Peggy” Goodell, Brendan Lee, David Nelson and Theodore Wensel have been named 2014 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
'Off-the-shelf' virus-specific T-cells fight viral infections in stem cell transplant patients May 14, 2013 Baylor College of Medicine researchers find a potential treatment for patients for whom antiviral drugs are not working.
CpG methylation in embryonic stems cells turns genes on Mar 21, 2013 Finding sheds light on the complex roles of DNA methylation during mammalian development.
Pancreatic injury does not evoke progenitors of insulin-producing cell Feb 27, 2013 Baylor College of Medicine researchers among those to find that pancreatic injury does not evoke progenitors of insulin-producing cell.
New tools aid in understanding how nucleosome works Jan 16, 2013 BCM researchers provide new information to help us understand how nucleosomes work.
Feedback loop maintains basal cell population Nov 1, 2012 BCM researchers find proteins could play critical role in prostate cancer.
New BCM McNair Scholar applies stem cell technology to advance diabetes research Apr 17, 2012 Dr. Malgorzata Borowiak has been named Baylor College of Medicine's fifth McNair Scholar.
Development of the glial cell revealed Apr 11, 2012 BCM researchers identify how majority of brain cells are generated from neural stem cells.