hematopoietic cells

How bone-marrow stem cells survive in low-oxygen environments


September 4th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 04 (ANI): Unique metabolic properties that allow a specific type of stem cell in the body to survive and replicate in low-oxygen environments have been identified by UT Southwestern Medical ... Read more...

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‘Fake’ blood could soon be used to treat wounded soldiers in battle


July 11th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): Scientists in the US have created 'artificial' blood that could soon be used on the battlefield to treat wounded soldiers.The blood is developed by using hematopoietic cells taken ... Read more...

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Transplanting bone marrow can cure compulsive disorder in mice


May 28th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Compulsive behaviour in mice can be cured by bone marrow transplant, according to a new research.The study has appeared in the May 28th issue of Cell, a Cell ... Read more...

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Bone marrow cells could evade immune system rejection


January 29th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Scientists from Iowa and Iran have used cells from mice to discover a new strategy for making embryonic stem cell transplants less likely to be rejected by a ... Read more...

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Human term placenta found to be a reservoir of hematopoietic cells


June 25th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Scientists at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California, have discovered a new method to obtain large numbers of hematopoietic stem cell from human term placenta.The results of ... Read more...

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New approach to rapidly grow bone tissue devised


December 16th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): With the help of stem cells, a Columbia University scientist has developed a novel way to "grow" bone and other tissues.Previous approaches have included the use of ... Read more...

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Embryonic stem cells can be used to create a functional immune system


February 13th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 13 (ANI): Embryonic stem cells (ESC) seem to have the potential to become an alternative source of cells for bone marrow transplantation, with a new study showing that they can ... Read more...

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