How donor organs could soon be made on demand using '3D printers' 3D printer technique used to build up layers of human embryonic stem cellsNext step would be to use them to grow organs Could spell the end of transplant waiting lists , a total of 18,693,549 were on the NHS Organ Donor Register.
New stem cell gel applied to site of injury 'can regenerate broken spinal cord nerves to an astonishing degree' Gel made by embedding neural stem cells in a mixture of blood clotting protein and growth chemicals | UPDATED: 16:10 GMT, 13 September 2012 A stem cell gel developed by scientists can regenerate broken spinal cord nerves, research has shown.
Hope for paralysed patients as stem cell jab restores feeling to patients with damaged spines By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 17:03 GMT, 4 September 2012 | UPDATED: 07:38 GMT, 5 September 2012 Patients with broken spines have reported having feeling restored to areas that had previously been paralysed, after receiving stem cell injections.
Arthritis stem cell jab 'could ease pain for millions' Stem cells taken from stomach fat and used to regenerate knee tissueCharity chief says therapy potentially 'transformational' | UPDATED: 10:31 GMT, 10 July 2012 An injection of stem cells taken from body fat could one day help patients recover from crippling osteoarthritis.
How the man cured of AIDS has inspired doctors to discover revolutionary new treatment Cured: Doctors are being inspired by Timothy Brown who was infected with HIV for more than a decade when he was given an transplant of bone marrow with HIV resistant cells in 2007.
Stem cells are identified as real culprit behind heart attacks after case of mistaken identity that could revolutionise treatmentsScientists previously thought heart attacks and strokes were caused by smooth muscle cellsStem cells multiply and caused arteries to hardenHeart attacks affect 90,000 and strokes 150,000 in Britain every year | UPDATED: 16:17 GMT, 6 June 2012 The real culprit behind heart attacks and strokes is stem cells, researchers have claimed in a landmark study that could revolutionise treatment.
How damaged hearts could be healed by growing stem cells | UPDATED: 06:35 GMT, 23 May 2012 Scientists claim they can rejuvenate ‘broken’ hearts using skin cells that have been turned into heart muscle cells.
Bring in 'Adrian's law' to teach students about organ donation, pleads father who lost son, 27, to leukaemia You can donate blood at 17, join the Anthony Nolan register at 18 and join the NHS Organ Donor Register at any age UPDATED: 07:58 GMT, 18 May 2012 A father who lost his son to leukaemia has called for a new law to give school and college students lessons about donating blood, organs and stem cells.
Treatment to help rebuild scar tissue in heart attack victims could be ready within next ten years | UPDATED: 06:43 GMT, 27 April 2012 Heart: Researchers believe they can now help to rebuild tissue in heart attack victims Treatment to rebuild tissue in heart attack victims could be available in the next decade using genetic 'master switches' according to new research.
'Legally blind' patients have improved vision after four months of experimental stem-cell treatment, claim scientists Marcus Hilton (pictured with his daughter Amelia), is the first person in Europe to take part in stem cell trial for a rare eye disease A British man has become the first in Europe to take part in a stem cell trial for a rare and devastating eye disease.