If creativity truly is the key to innovation, scientists must look to the arts for their answers.
The president-elect conspicuously included "curing disease" as one of his goals in a YouTube video before Thanksgiving. Secretary-designate Price has Obamacare to repeal and replace. With lots on its plate, the new administration might decide to let sleeping cells lie.
Me: Evolution requires aging and death to make room for each new generation and also favors a fairly rapid succession of
The era of male-only embryo production is not yet here, but a major step in that direction was reported this week by another Japanese team.
Scientists working with mice turn ordinary skin cells into viable eggs.
A stem cell treatment proves to be life changing.
Lately this nonsense with price gouging made me wonder if there were alternatives. What if we could somehow cut out the middleman of pharmaceutical companies and instead look to something else for a solution?
"This deal is going to end up looking either very smart or very stupid."
Last week I made a donation of my Bone Marrow Cells or Hematopoietic Stem Cells to an anonymous Leukemia patient via the Be The Match Registry. These are specialized Stem Cells that can only grow into various blood cells.
The remarkable number of orphan drugs approved by FDA last year underscores the progress that's finally being made in identifying