Stem Cell

Sexuality Prevents Me From Donating Blood, But Not Stem Cells

Craig Johnson | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Craig Johnson

I'm writing to encourage gay men, angry at not being able to do blood, that there is something similarly altruistic and life-saving that you can do in the meantime. Anthony Nolan particularly needs men between the age of 16 and 30 to sign up. Young men make up just 16% of the Anthony Nolan register, but provide over 50% of all donations. Your sexuality does not matter.

Stem Cell Implants Could Be The Key To Reversing Heart Failure

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Tech

People suffering from irreversible heart disease, as many as 40 million patients globally, may have new hope after a breakthrough in stem cell treatme...

Scientists May Be Able To Restore Memories In Brains Damaged By Age

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.06.2016 | UK Tech

New research suggests that scientists may be able to restore memories by inserting neutral stem cells into damaged brains. A team at Texas A&M Univers...

Test Tube Hamburger: £250,000 Stem Cell Patty Cooked And Eaten

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK Tech

The world's first test-tube burger, made from lab-grown meat, was today cooked and served in London - thanks to a very well-known benefactor from the ...

Breakthrough Treatment Offers New Hope For Autism And Parkinson's

The Huffington Post | Georgia James | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Breakthrough research involving a brain transplant of stem cells could offer hope for the treatment of both autism and Parkinson's disease. The stu...

The Race to Cure Blindness: Le Mans Series Racing Team Supports the London Project

Janis Curry | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK
Janis Curry

This weekend marks the debut of a new Le Mans racing car on the circuit, and of a truly inspired campaign to cure blindness.