‘Naïve’ Human Embryonic Stem Cells Found in Culture

Cultured human embryonic stem cells (ESCs) already have some idea of what they want to be when they grow up… [ more ]

Optimized Stem Cell Differentiation Protocol Aims to Mend Broken Hearts

Broken hearts aren’t just for country songs. Millions of people die each year from cardiovascular disease and related complications. Damage… [ more ]

Pol II Gives Cells Pause During Somatic Cell Reprogramming

Few inventions have led the convenience revolution more so than the remote control. The Pause, Play, and Fast-forward buttons give… [ more ]

m6A RNA Methylation Modifications Helps Cells to Forget Stem Cell Past

When it comes to post-translational modifications, it’s fair to say that DNA and proteins have taken most of the limelight… [ more ]

Pluripotency Genes are Loopy about their Neighborhood

Most of us understand the importance of a good neighborhood; we look for somewhere to reflect our identity and to… [ more ]