Ohio State Navbar

Sign In

RSS Feed Regenerative Medicine News


University of Maryland School of Medicine Scientists Develop Stem Cell Model for Hereditary Disease 

 

 

University of Maryland School of Medicine Scientists Develop Stem Cell Model for Hereditary Disease

October 15, 2012 - (University of Maryland School of Medicine) - "Scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine reprogrammed stem cells to develop into cells that are genetically similar to and react to drugs in a similar way as cells from patients with Gaucher disease. The stem cells will allow the scientists to test potential new therapies in a dish, accelerating the process toward drug discovery, according to the paper published online in the journal the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on Oct. 15 (Panicker et.al.)."  Read Full Article

 

Posted on 18-Oct-12 by Gallerno, Jacob
Tags: Science and Industry News
 
Trackback Url  |  Link to this post | Bookmark this post with: