Stem Cell Center Established in Scotland
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A blog related to the formation of a new research center at the University of Edinburgh is discussed.
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Embryonic stem (ES) cells â€” those karyotypically normal immortal cell lines that can give rise to all other cell types of that organism â€” are believed to hold great promise for therapeutic applications.
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The article reports on the opening of a new research facility in Edinburgh, Scotland. The research center is funded by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and will be located at the University of Edinburgh. The facility will focus on unique range of research in animal...
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The article presents information on the Scottish Microelectronics Centre (SMC), located on the King's Buildings science and technology campus of the University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh, Scotland. The cleanroom operations director of SMC is Tom Stevenson. Much of the R&D work in SMC is based on...
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The article presents the views of Timothy O'Shea, vice-chancellor and principal at Edinburgh University, on the Edinburgh India Institute, during the institute's launch conference which was held in 2014.
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The article reports on the plan of scientists to create a stem cell blood-bank. It is noted that they are on the verge of securing the funds and legal permission needed for developing surplus in vitro fertilization (IVF) embryo stem cells into lines that could be utilized to produce 100 percent...
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The article reports on the latest development of the study of stem cells, the powerful cells capable of developing into any type of human cell. Researchers are on there way to discovering an unknown way to make stem cells at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute. Scientists at the institute have...