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NIGMS funds new stem cell centers

Human embryonic stem cells have properties that make them uniquely valuable for studying virtually any cellular process. Despite their promise for research and therapeutic purposes, stem cells are difficult to grow in the laboratory and scientists do not know how to reliably direct them to become a specific cell type....... "If we are to realize the tremendous potential of stem cells, we urgently...
(Date:4/18/2014)... have used techniques like X-ray crystallography and nuclear magnetic ... atomic structure of molecules, but such efforts have long ... quantities of a specific molecule and often in ordered ... all but impossible to peer into the structure of ... may soon be a thing of the past. ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... as soon as they,re planted may be good news for ... In the wild, a plant whose seeds sprouted at the ... than just an insurance policy against late frosts or unexpected ... advantages too: Plants whose seeds put off sprouting until ... in a team of researchers working at the National Evolutionary ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... A drug under clinical trials to treat tuberculosis ... drugs that act against various bacteria, fungal infections and ... University of Illinois chemists and collaborators. , Led by ... determined the different ways the drug SQ109 attacks the ... target other pathogens from yeast to malaria and ...
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