OSCI PI finds mechanical stimulation improves integration of cartilage implants.
[Springer Link] Mount Sinai Hospital researchers find that mechanical stimulation improves integration of tissue-engineered cartilage implants
Tiny human stomachs have been created from stem cells.
[Verge] Three-dimensional "mini-stomachs" have been created from human stem cells. The tiny organs measure about 3 millimeters in diameter and can be used as models for the infections that are often precursors to peptic ulcers and stomach cancer. Read more...
Coalition calls on Ottawa to commit $500 million for stem cell research.
[Globe and Mail] A coalition of prominent scientists, entrepreneurs and charities is calling on Ottawa to commit half a billion dollars over the next 10 years to boost stem cell research and development in Canada. Read more...
OSCI Stem Cell Symposium - Nov 25/14 - REGISTER NOW!
[OSCI] OSCI is hosting a one day stem cell and regenerative medicine symposium on Tuesday, November 25th at SickKids in Toronto and registration is already more than half full!! Register now to secure your spot and take advantage of hearing from our innovative OSCI speakers and keynote speaker Lorenz Studer, Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Clcik here for more details.