These new, adaptive stem cells can lie dormant until needed, a new animal study using human cells shows.
Stem cell therapies capable of regenerating any human tissue damaged by injury, disease or ageing may be available within a few years, following landmark research led by UNSW researchers.
Some of the world’s leading neurosurgeons, neurologists, psychiatrists and health care professionals are in Sydney for the World Congress of the Society of Brain Mapping and Therapeutics.
Stem cell-based treatment for currently incurable diseases has moved a step closer following a world first breakthrough by UNSW scientists.
UNSW researchers have developed a world-first procedure to help stem cells regenerate damaged tissue, offering new hope to sufferers of muscle-wasting diseases.
The NSW Minister for Science and Medical Research has opened the inaugural Stem Cell Symposium at UNSW, announcing that half a million dollars will be given to stem cell research.