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A stomach grown in a petri dish could help scientists understand our guts
Digestion under a microscope
Are new stem cell therapies miracles in a bottle--or just a dangerous form of snake oil?
First-Ever Human Trial Of An Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Treatment Set To Begin
The treatment will make use of a biology breakthrough that occurred just eight years ago.
Many Fraudulent Stem Cell Beauty Treatments Are Being Sold Online
An analysis of websites found clinics that sell "stem cell" facelifts, breast augmentations, and vaginal rejuvenation procedures.
First Government-Approved Embryonic Stem Cell Trial Stopped in Its Tracks By Economy
The first company to start human clinical trials using embryonic stem cells is quitting the project and laying off more...
Seeking Advanced Stem Cell Treatment, Peyton Manning Flies to Europe
As fantasy teams across the nation crumbled in Week 1, football’s greatest current quarterback (yeah, that’s right) sat down for...
Injured Brazilian Wolf Is First Wild Animal Treated With Stem Cells
A maned wolf that had been left for dead after being hit by a truck was released back into the...
Stem-Cell Tourism: Adventures at the Fringes of Experimental Medicine
Droves of patients are heading overseas for stem-cell therapies unavailable in the U.S. Is it a dangerous scam -- or is America just behind the curve?