• Newly identified stem cells may hold clues to colon cancer
    Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center researchers have identified a new population of intestinal stem cells that may hold clues to the origin of colorectal cancer.

  • Amish nemaline myopathy natural history study finds promise for gene therapy treatment
    A new comprehensive natural history study about Amish nemaline myopathy (ANM) in the Old Order Amish population focuses on the promise of gene therapy for this lethal disorder.

  • creation spinal cord neural stem cells (NSCs) from human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs)
    The achievement, described in the August 6 online issue of Nature Methods, advances not only basic research like biomedical applications of in vitro disease modeling, but may constitute an improved, clinically translatable cell source for replacement strategies in spinal cord injuries and disorders.

  • Role of Astrocytes in Alexander Disease Revealed
    City of Hope researchers have developed a stem cell model to assess possible treatments for a rare nervous system disorder that is in the same disease group as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

  • Scientists uncover the role of a protein in production and survival of myelin-forming cells
    The nervous system is a complex organ that relies on a variety of biological players to ensure daily function of the human body. Myelin—a membrane produced by specialized glial cells—plays a critical role in protecting the fibers that help carry messages throughout the body.

 

 

 

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.
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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
Newly identified stem cells may hold clues to colon cancer
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center researchers have identified a new population of intestinal stem cells that may hold clues to the origin of colorectal cancer.
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Amish nemaline myopathy natural history study finds promise for gene therapy treatment
A new comprehensive natural history study about Amish nemaline myopathy (ANM) in the Old Order Amish population focuses on the promise of gene therapy for this lethal disorder.
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Council News
The First Franco-Iranian Symposium on Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Will Be Held
The first symposium on “Graft versus host disease (GvHD)” will be held within the framework of the third national festival and international congress of stem cells and regenerative medicine will be held with joint cooperation of Iran and France.
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Investors will benefit from entering the area of stem cells sciences and regenerative medicine
Secretary of the council for stem cells sciences and technologies stated on holding “the third national festival and international congress of stem cells and regenerative medicine”: we invite investors to move their assets toward the area of stem cells and regenerative medicine since we can pave the way for growth of this science with their help and support, making a revenue-creating country.
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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 ...
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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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