Sweet Success: Is a Viable Stem Cell Treatment for Diabetes in the Works?

Could we be near a bona fide treatment for a disease which affects over 300 million people? A remedy for… [ more ]

MYC Sequestration Mitigates Cancer Risk in iPSC Therapies

Mention “sequestration” in the US and scientists cringe at the memories of past budget freezes. But recently, a talented team… [ more ]

Rewiring Stem Cell Transcriptional Circuitry

It seems all that was needed for human stem cells to maintain their pluripotent state, was just a little transcriptional… [ more ]

Endogenous Retroviruses Shape the Road to Stem Cell Reprogramming

It’s been a while now since Yamanaka and his team discovered the recipe of everlasting youth, for cells at least…. [ more ]

Total Histone Content Contributes to Embryonic Stem Cell Pluripotency

Histones, the powerful regulators of the nucleus that can make our genetic material expand and contract faster than interest rates… [ more ]