Archive | July, 2009

Posted on 23 July 2009 by admin

Researchers of a new study say that injecting mice with growth factor can mend their broken hearts without the use of stem cells
Researchers of a new study say that injecting mice with growth factor can mend their broken hearts without the use of stem cells.

Stem cell therapy is very controversial because many view it as being unethical.

Chinese Scientists Develop Living Mice From Skin Cells

Posted on 23 July 2009 by admin

Chinese scientists have reported being able to make baby mice from skin cells of animals without the use of embryonic stem cells
Chinese scientists have reported being able to make baby mice from skin cells of animals without the use of embryonic stem cells.

To make this possible, the teams of scientists took regular skin cells from mice, and worked with them to coax them to turn into embryonic stem cells. Continue Reading