IN 2000, the scientist Dr Sontoa Shi discovered stem cells in the tooth nerve chamber though an accident and curiosity.
A type of stem cell found in mouse embryos can generate the inner surfaces of blood vessels, scientists have found.
The study found that giving an infusion of stem cells intravenously led to significant improvement in the heart’s ability to pump blood.
TESTING breast cancer cells for how closely they resemble stem cells coul
EVERY 20 minutes, someone in Britain and the north is diagnosed with a blood cancer, and for many of them, a blood stem cell transplant is their only chance of survival.
Scientists conducting a ‘world-first’ study took tissue from the eyes of deceased organ donors.
Researchers have developed technology that can produce large quantities of stem cells in a short time, using only a small blood sample.
Unusual stem cells that avoid dying could be the key to tackling cancer, say scientists.
A discovery by Belfast academics could "revolutionise" treatment for patients with some cardiovascular diseases.
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THE family of a seriously ill west Belfast woman say she has been given "a second chance at life" after a stem cell donor was found.