Antioxidant could boost cell therapy
Cell therapies being developed to treat a range of conditions could be improved by a chemical compound that aids their survival
New “backup” liver repair mechanism
Bile duct cells can be reprogrammed to repair severe liver injury according to a new CRM study published in Nature.
Cigarette chemicals damage foetal liver cells
Chemicals found in cigarette smoke have been shown to damage foetal liver cells. The potent cocktail of chemicals in cigarettes is particularly harmful to developing liver cells and affects male and female foetuses differently.
Factors drive brain cancer growth
Dr Steve Pollard and colleagues have pinpointed two key molecules that drive the growth of an aggressive type of adult brain cancer.