• Small Molecules boost Cpf1-mediated Genome Editing in Pluripotent Stem Cells
    While CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing in human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) has stolen the headlines of recent times, another CRISPR system employing Cpf1 also holds great potential [1].

  • Drug regulator raids 4 cell therapy makers
    The pharmaceutical industry is paying keen attention to why the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety conducted an urgent inspection of four cell therapy developers.

  • A joint effort to understand cartilage development
    Anyone with arthritis can appreciate how useful it would be if scientists could grow cartilage in the lab. To this end, Keck School of Medicine of USC scientists in the USC Stem Cell laboratory of Denis Evseenko, MD, Ph.D., collaborated with colleagues at several institutions to provide new insights into how gene activity drives the development of cartilage. Their findings appear today in Nature Communications.

  • Regenerative medicine: Cell conversion factors predicted
    Thanks to a newly developed computational method, Luxembourg researchers can accurately predict how one subpopulation of cells can be converted into another.

  • Growing brain cancer in a dish
    For the first-time, researchers at IMBA- Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences – develop organoids, that mimic the onset of brain cancer.

 

 

 

Vice-presidency News
Facilitation of the culture and space of knowledge-based business is a keyword for maintaining indigenous and creative human resources
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Sorena Sattari, the vice president for science and technology affairs, met with Hojjatoleslam Seyed Mohammad Ali Al Hashem, the Friday Imam of Tabriz and representative of Imam Khamenei in East Azerbaijan Province, during which he stated: this province has a significant capacity of creative and educated human resources. In this regard, provision of a proper business environment can lay the foundation for knowledge-based businesses.
 13:52 - 04/09/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Tabriz has a potential to be turned into a smart city
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Sorena Sattari, the vice president for science and technology affairs pointed out that the local potentials of the East Azerbaijan Province can be flourished on the development path of knowledge-based economy during the administrative council meeting, stating: this province has a potential that can be used in the knowledge-based development path.
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World News
Small Molecules boost Cpf1-mediated Genome Editing in Pluripotent Stem Cells
While CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing in human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) has stolen the headlines of recent times, another CRISPR system employing Cpf1 also holds great potential [1].
 11:20 - 22/10/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Drug regulator raids 4 cell therapy makers
The pharmaceutical industry is paying keen attention to why the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety conducted an urgent inspection of four cell therapy developers.
 15:55 - 21/10/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Council News
Flying of the Flag of Success of Iran in Cell Sciences
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Amir Ali Hamidieh, secretary of the council for stem cells sciences and technologies, expressed about the holding of the third national festival and international congress of stem cells sciences and technologies and regenerative medicine: this is a technological event that will be held with the help of stem cell experts and scientists as a turning point in the developments based on new technologies.
 15:14 - 14/10/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Research Centers Play an Important Role in Cell Studies
The secretary of the council for stem cells sciences and technologies explained about determining the important role of research centers of the country in cell and gene therapy studies during a joint meeting with the national research center of genetic engineering and biotechnology.
 16:13 - 10/10/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
National News
The deadline for submission of articles to “the 3th national festival and International Congress on stem cell and regenerative medicine” has been extended to September 6th ، 2018.
Council for development of stem cell sciences and Technologies in cooperation with the universities of the country in order to improve of the knowledge of all the professors and graduates of this field, will be held " the 3th national festival and international ...
 12:44 - 28/08/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
The 3rd National Festival and International Congress on Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Considerable advances in Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine during the past decade, has created much hope for the treatment of chronic and incurable illnesses, such as various cancers, genetic illnesses, illnesses due to old age, and deterioration of tissues and organs.
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