3 Important Things to Know About Stem Cells

(DGIwire) – Imagine a tiny object with the power to transform itself into a vast array of different materials utilized by the human body. It may sound like science fiction, but this is precisely what objects called stem cells are capable of doing. What exactly are stem cells and how can they assist in various […]

The Most Interesting Advances in Regenerative Medicine

(DGIwire) — Regenerative medicine has been the subject of great attention in recent years, for its potential applications in repairing or replacing damaged human cells, tissues and organs. The field seems to be advancing at an increasingly rapid rate—its applications quickly becoming less a futuristic pipe dream, and more a tangible reality. With such promising […]

No Need to Hold One’s Breath: Company Creates First Artificial Trachea

(DGIwire) — Regenerative medicine—especially the area of stem cell research—is regularly in the news for its role in replacing human cells, tissues and organs in ways that restore normal function. It might sound like science fiction, but scientists around the world have been experimenting with stem cells for many life-saving applications. Why would scientists need […]