Stem Cells Closer Future of Curing Diseases

Stem Cells Closer Future of Curing Diseases

The future of stem cell research and actual stem cell application has lifted off and proven to be a stepping stone to curing disease. Stem cells have always been a myth to ordinary people. Most people who think of stem cells think that it is some foreign, unobtainable cure for everything. In actuality, stem cell […]

Stem Cells Could Lead to Diabetes Cure

Stem Cells Could Lead to Diabetes Cure

  Stem cells scientist Douglas Melton has made a discovery that he believes could lead to a potential cure for diabetes. In the scientific journal Cell on Thursday, he described a complex procedure involving stem cells, which progressively produces countless pancreatic cells responsible for producing insulin. Insulin is what keeps blood sugar levels balanced. If Melton’s procedure performs well, […]

Stem Cells Grown in Lab to Create Artificial Retina

Stem Cells Grown in Lab to Create Artificial Retina

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland have grown a type of human stem cells in a lab to create an artificial retina. The tissue contains functional photoreceptor cells that are light-sensitive. The study was conducted by assistant professor M. Valerie Canto-Soler of Johns Hopkins University, and has since been published […]

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