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People are stockpiling umbilical cord blood without really knowing what it does
Medical companies are exhorting expectant parents to protect their babies from diseases that lie ahead.
Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about donating bone marrow
From swabbing your cheek to saving a life.
These tiny living robots could help science eavesdrop on cellular gossip
They’re designed by AI and made of frog cells.
Viagra might help make stem cell transplants easier
In a study in mice, the drug pull stem cells out of the bone marrow quickly and efficiently.
Scientists can now swap out bad spinal discs with lab-grown alternatives—at least in goats
A major mehhhdical advance.
Scientists just created healthy mice with same-sex parents
And some went on to have healthy babies of their own.
The secrets of gecko tails could help heal human spine injuries
They can sprout new tails in the span of a month.
U.S. science advisory committee supports genetic modification of human embryos
Gene editing could be allowed soon—but only under very specific circumstances
An Artist Is Growing A Skeleton Human Hand In A Lab
Amy Karle aims to connect the body and technology
The End Of Root Canals?
Stem cell-stimulating fillings could change dentistry and save your teeth