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Lab-grown Blood Stem Cells

Growing blood stem cells in a lab may be the key to producing a limitless supply of blood. This has potential to bypass the difficult process of finding a matching donor and doing blood marrow transplants. Limitless Lab-Grown Blood Is ‘Tantalizingly Close’ After 20 Years – [] Blood stem cells are things of wonder: hidden […]

Gel Grows New Blood Vessels in Rats

An injectable gel that has shown results in growing new blood vessels in rats is now being developed in pre-clinical trials at the University of Texas. If this therapy can be moved forward into human trials, it is hoped it will be useful for treating the deterioration of blood vessels in diabetics. Regenerating Blood Vessels […]