Stem Cells Potential Capabilities

Stem Cells Potential Capabilities

A stem cell is a primitive cell that has the ability to differentiate, or develop into, various cell types. Medical experts have been working to demonstrate the practical applications of this ability to their peers and to the public. There are different types of these cells depending on their origin and power to differentiate. Stem […]

Stem Cells May Be Source for Eco Friendly Meat in Future

Stem Cells May Be Source for Eco Friendly Meat in Future

Scientist suggested in the Cell Press journal Trends in Biotechnology that some day in the future every town might have its own eco-friendly meat factory, using stem cells to grow cultured beef and pork. Coming from adult animals, these specialized cells with the ability to repair organs could one day be a greener source for meat. The authors of […]

Stem Cells May Be Key to Multiple Sclerosis Treatment

Stem Cells May Be Key to Multiple Sclerosis Treatment

New research released in the journal Stem Cell Reports suggests that stem cell therapy may be the key to treating patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Currently, there are few medically-accepted treatments for MS, and these only help with symptoms in the early stages of the progressive neurological disorder. The new research, however, shows that stem […]