Stem Cells News -- ScienceDaily

3 juillet 2020

Read about today's stem cell research including novel stem cell technology and advances in understanding cancer stem cells.
  • A simpler way to make sensory hearing cells
    Scientists are whispering the secrets of a simpler way to generate the sensory cells of the inner ear. Their approach uses direct reprogramming to produce sensory cells known as 'hair cells,' due to their hair-like protrusions that sense sound waves.
  • COVID-19: Study shows virus can infect heart cells in lab dish
    A new study shows that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 (coronavirus), can infect heart cells in a lab dish, indicating it may be possible for heart cells in COVID-19 patients to be directly infected by the virus.