Cells


New Hair Growth Directly Triggered by Immune Cells in the Skin

New Hair Growth Directly Triggered by Immune Cells in the Skin

Researchers reports that a specific kind of immune cell might play a key role in the growth of hair and controlling hair loss...

May 29 2017, 7:53am CDT

New Types of Blood Cells Discovered in Human Body

New Types of Blood Cells Discovered in Human Body

The discovery will help improve researchers understanding of immune responses both in health and disease...

Apr 23 2017, 11:57pm CDT

Impotence can be Cured with a Single Injection of Stomach Stem Cells

Impotence can be Cured with a Single Injection of Stomach Stem Cells

Apparently, erectile dysfunction can be cured with a single injection of man's stomach stem cells....

Mar 27 2017, 2:27pm CDT

Star-Shaped Brain Cells Prove to be Surprisingly Important Players in Our Body Clock

Star-Shaped Brain Cells Prove to be Surprisingly Important Players in Our Body Clock

Scientists have found that the brain cells thought to have no function whatsoever may serve as synchrononic meters....

Mar 27 2017, 12:54pm CDT

Researchers Find Way to Expand Cord-Blood Cells as a Potential Treatment for Diabetes

Researchers Find Way to Expand Cord-Blood Cells as a Potential Treatment for Diabetes

Some research into diabetes has revealed that there are powerful homeostatic cells associated with the disease....

Mar 23 2017, 12:49pm CDT

Brain Cells Involved in Pavlovian Response Identified

Brain Cells Involved in Pavlovian Response Identified

It so happens to be the case that certain brain cells implicated in several diseases also play a part in Pavlov’s conditioned r...

Mar 23 2017, 12:40pm CDT

Gene Editing Technique Helps Kill Cancer Cells

Gene Editing Technique Helps Kill Cancer Cells

Apparently, gene editing allows for the proper vanquishing of weak cancer cells....

Mar 21 2017, 11:18am CDT

Soy Slows the Growth of Breast Cancer Cells

Soy Slows the Growth of Breast Cancer Cells

The consumption of soy products may slash rates of an aggressive form of breast cancer by upto 40%....

Mar 6 2017, 5:49am CST

Artificial Mammal Embryo Created from Stem Cells is a First

Artificial Mammal Embryo Created from Stem Cells is a First

For the first time, scientists at the University of Cambridge have managed to create an artificial structure from stem cells th...

Mar 3 2017, 8:59am CST

UCLA scientists coax stem cells into becoming somites

UCLA scientists coax stem cells into becoming somites

Somites are precursor cells to skeletal muscle, bone, and cartilage...

Feb 8 2017, 5:16am CST

First Hybrid Human-Pig Embryos Created Using Stem Cells

First Hybrid Human-Pig Embryos Created Using Stem Cells

In what was a nightmarish scenario, scientists made the first hybrid human-pig embryos only to abort them later on. This experi...

Jan 27 2017, 8:13pm CST

Stem Cells Transplant Restores Vision in Blind

Stem Cells Transplant Restores Vision in Blind

It so happens to be the case that stem cells possess the capacity to restore eyesight for the blind after they have contracted...

Jan 16 2017, 7:40am CST

Scientists Use Light to to Control Proteins Inside Live Cells

Scientists Use Light to to Control Proteins Inside Live Cells

New research reveals how light can control proteins in live cells, detecting several diseases...

Jan 6 2017, 11:04am CST

Fat Spreads Cancer Cells to Other Sites in the Body

Fat Spreads Cancer Cells to Other Sites in the Body

Recent research showed a growth of lymphatic vessels due to increased fat that stimulates the growth of cancer cells. The resea...

Dec 27 2016, 6:56am CST

Break-Through Ultrasound Technique Uses Sound Rather Than Light to See Inside Live Cells

Break-Through Ultrasound Technique Uses Sound Rather Than Light to See Inside Live Cells

Ultrasound Can Now See Deep Inside Live Cells...

Dec 23 2016, 3:32pm CST

Dendritic Cells are Guards of the Human Immune System

Dendritic Cells are Guards of the Human Immune System

It seems that the human immune system has its protectors. Dendritic cells are a crucial part of mankind’s immunity drive....

Dec 19 2016, 11:59am CST

Unique Hydrogel Heals Wounds by Prompting Skin Cells to Crawl

Unique Hydrogel Heals Wounds by Prompting Skin Cells to Crawl

Non healing wounds in diabetes can be cured now through hydrogel....

Dec 14 2016, 10:19am CST

New Catalyst Tuning Technology to Boost Power Output of Fuel Cells

New Catalyst Tuning Technology to Boost Power Output of Fuel Cells

Researchers have found a novel way to make fuel cells more energy efficient and increase their power output by fine-tuning met...

Nov 25 2016, 10:00pm CST

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

The death of mouth cells can increase the risk of gum disease and microbial infection...

Nov 20 2016, 11:52am CST

Damaged Knee Joints Repaired with Nose Cells for the First Time

Damaged Knee Joints Repaired with Nose Cells for the First Time

Swiss surgeons use cells harvisted from nose to successfully repair damaged knee cartilage...

Oct 22 2016, 2:58am CDT

Scientists Grow Eggs From Stem Cells for Infertile Women to Have Children

Eggs From Skin Cells Allow Infertile Women to Have Children

Researchers have manufactured eggs that will allow infertile females to give birth to children....

Oct 18 2016, 4:01am CDT

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Using a food additive, a team of researchers has created environment-friendly plastic solar cells that can be manufactured at r...

Oct 2 2016, 6:49am CDT

Stem Cells Injected First Time Into Brain to Cure Parkinson's

Stem Cells Injected Into Brain to Cure Parkinson's In World's First

A new clinical trial has started to cure Parkinson's disease with stem cells....

Sep 14 2016, 1:18am CDT

Umbilical Cells Linked to Increase Risk of Obesity

Umbilical Cells Linked to Increase Risk of Obesity

Children born to obese mothers are likely to be at an increased risk of obesity as a result of their umbilical cells showing i...

Aug 23 2016, 6:18pm CDT

Perovskite May Lead to Cheaper Solar Cells

Perovskite May Lead to Cheaper Solar Cells

Scientists have found a promising new alternative solar cell material that may lead to more efficient and cheaper solar panels....

Jul 25 2016, 12:13am CDT

Brain Cells for Emotional Memory may Help Us Learn Fear

Brain Cells for Emotional Memory may Help Us Learn Fear

The specialized nerve cells in our brain that are responsible for emotional memory also play an important role in fear learnin...

Jul 18 2016, 11:01pm CDT

3D Microbial Fuel Cells to Create Environment-friendly Power

3D Microbial Fuel Cells to Create Environment-friendly Power

Scientists have found that three-dimensional paper-based microbial fuel cells can create power in an environmentally-friendly...

Jul 5 2016, 3:19am CDT

Marijuana Protects Brain Cells from Alzheimer's

Marijuana Protects Brain Cells from Alzheimer's

Marijuana consumption has been found to have an ameliorating effect on patients with Alzheimer’s Disease. The intoxicating drug...

Jul 1 2016, 6:32am CDT

Scientists Develop ultra-thin Flexible Solar Cells

Scientists Develop ultra-thin Flexible Solar Cells

Scientists have made ultra-thin photovoltaic cells flexible enough to wrap around the average pencil that could power wearable...

Jun 21 2016, 12:00pm CDT

Guided Chemotherapy Missiles will only Target Cancer Cells

Guided Chemotherapy Missiles will only Target Cancer Cells

A team of researchers has used an engineered protein to direct chemotherapy drugs to tumors, in the hope of creating "guided mi...

Jun 19 2016, 8:46am CDT

Cells that made humans possible evolved via 'long, slow dance'

Cells that made humans possible evolved via 'long, slow dance'

The cells that have led to the rise of the most complex life forms on earth, including multicellular organisms such as animals...

Jun 18 2016, 5:28am CDT

Genetic Keys to Convert Skin Cells Into Red Blood Cells Found

Genetic Keys to Convert Skin Cells Into Red Blood Cells Found

Researchers have successfully identified the four keys that unlock the genetic code of skin cells and reprogram them to start p...

Jun 6 2016, 6:00am CDT

Brain Cells Hold Key to Decision Making: Study

Brain Cells Hold Key to Decision Making: Study

Researchers have discovered that two neurons in the brain hold the key to explaining how complex behavioral decisions are made....

Jun 5 2016, 5:03am CDT

New compound effective in inhibiting breast cancer cells

New compound effective in inhibiting breast cancer cells

New York, June 3 (IANS) Researchers have identified a promising new compound that has appeared to slow down a process that fuel...

Jun 3 2016, 5:20am CDT

Researchers Create ProAgio Protein that Kills Cells Linked to Cancer

Researchers Create ProAgio Protein that Kills Cells Linked to Cancer

A protein designed by researchers at Georgia State University has been found effective in killing cells linked to the developme...

Jun 1 2016, 3:36am CDT

Intense Light can Heal Defects in Solar Cells and Improve their Effeciency

Intense Light can Heal Defects in Solar Cells and Improve their Effeciency

MIT researchers have found that using intense light can repair damaged perovskites films in solar cells and make them more ener...

May 24 2016, 9:52pm CDT

Brain cells that reduce effect of cocaine identified

Brain cells that reduce effect of cocaine identified

Toronto, May 20 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a type of brain cells that play a key role in reducing the effects of cocain...

May 20 2016, 5:57am CDT

Brain Cells that Help Control Appetite Identified

Brain Cells that Help Control Appetite Identified

Opening doors to development of new drugs to control weight gain and obesity, researchers have identified brain cells that play...

May 13 2016, 3:38am CDT

Popular Heartburn Drug Harms Blood Vessel Cells

Popular Heartburn Drug Harms Blood Vessel Cells

A lab study has shown that a popular heartburn medicine may harm arteries....

May 11 2016, 8:30am CDT

Cactus Inspired Skin Improves Fuel Cells

Cactus Inspired Skin Improves Fuel Cells

A new type of nature-inspired membrane can significantly boost the performance of fuel cells and transform the electric vehicle...

May 1 2016, 7:17am CDT