Monthly Archives: May 2014

[GRG] Regenerative med: organized germ layers from a single mouse embryonic stem cell

http://ift.tt/1hk0f4U. html (Regenerative med: self organization of three germ layers from a single cell possible. Mechanical and cell to cell interactions crucial). Generation of organized germ layers from a single mouse embryonic stem cell Yeh-Chuin Poh, Junwei Chen, Ying Hong, … Continue reading

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[GRG] Regenerative Med: autologous stem cells can be rejected, but self-tolerance can be induced

http://ift.tt/1mS0OSC. html (Regenerative Med: even autologous stem cells can be rejected, but partially differentiating them makes the immune system of the recipient more tolerant.) Transplanted terminally differentiated induced pluripotent stem cells are accepted by immune mechanisms similar to self-tolerance Patricia … Continue reading

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Re: [GRG] Canadian retirement planner, Michael Nuschke on perception of aging in Canada

Considering the number and the scale of recent biomedical advances, there is a good chance that everyone who can live another decade or two will be able to live to 120. How productive will they be is another question? Scientists … Continue reading

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[GRG] NewAbs: More on the Human Proteome

To Members and Friends of the Gerontology Research Group: More on the human proteome… — Steve Coles “Two Independently Drawn Maps of the Human Proteome Show Similar Contours” byKevin Mayer   Using mass-spectrometry-based proteomics, researchers have generated comprehensive draft maps … Continue reading

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[GRG] Regenerative Med: better way to rebuild bone inside the body

http://ift.tt/1oOJdvy (Regenerative med: better way to rebuild bone inside the body) Heparin microparticle effects on presentation and bioactivity of bone morphogenetic protein-2 Marian H. Hettiaratchia, Tobias Millera, Johnna S. Temenoffa, b, Robert E. Guldbergb, c, Todd C. McDevitta, b, Abstract … Continue reading

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[GRG] Regenerative Med: Venter Institute-Led Team Details Synbio Policy Challenges and Options

http://ift.tt/1ozbMPY team-details-synbio-policy-challenges-and-options/81249922/ Venter Institute-Led Team Details Synbio Policy Challenges and Options Policy specialists from the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), the University of Virginia, and EMBO released a report that details the challenges faced by regulators with the increased use … Continue reading

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[GRG] Regenerative Med: study shows how misfolded proteins are selected for disposal

http://ift.tt/1iwbuC4 (Regenerative med: study of the system whereby misfolded proteins are handled by the body) A Cellular System that Degrades Misfolded Proteins and Protects against Neurodegeneration Lili Guo , Benoit I. Giasson 5, Alex Glavis-Bloom , Michael D. Brewer , … Continue reading

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