Obama Inauguration: A Positive Change in Federal Stem Cell Research Policies
May 14, 2009

On March 9, 2009, President Barack Obama signed an executive order to lift a ban on federal funding for embryonic...

Jerome Zack Talks About Creating iPS Cells
May 14, 2009

In 2006 scientists learned how to create a pluripotent stem cell out of a human skin cell. These cells, called...

Alan Lewis: Embryonic Stem Cell Therapies for Diabetes
May 14, 2009

Embryonic stem cells have the potential to help treat 70 or more diseases, but developing those new therapies will...

Aggregation of mouse fetal cells on a NAN nanofiber insert.
May 14, 2009

Visualization of the formation of multiple small punctate areas of aggregation across the surface of a NAN nanofiber...

Time lapse videomicrography of the life cycle of Dictostelium
May 14, 2009

Distinct stages of Dictyostelium discoideum life cycle can be seen. As the video starts there is a wave of bacterial...

Aggregation of mouse fetal cells on a SAN nanofiber insert.
May 14, 2009

Visualization of the formation of one large amorphous cell aggregate migrating across the surface of a SAN nanofiber...

Cheese and Microbes - MicrobeWorld Video - Ep. 28
May 13, 2009

Fine cheeses are like fine wines. Producing and aging them properly is both an art and a science. From cave-aging to...

Mark Mercola: Differentiating Embryonic Stem Cells into Adult Tissues
May 13, 2009

A major challenge in developing stem cell-based cures for disease is maturing those cells into adult cell types that...

The Well Dressed Ape book review
May 12, 2009

Joanne describes her listening experience of the audio version of life-science-popular-book-writer Hannah Holmes'...

Novel Spinal Cord Stimulator Sparks Hope for Parkinson’s Disease Treatment
May 11, 2009

Content: The future treatment of Parkinson’s disease may target the spinal cord instead of the brain to help...