Post Profile

In Scientific First, Seattle Children's Researchers Engineer B Cells to Treat Disease

Scientists at Seattle Children's Research Institute have unlocked the ability to engineer B cells, uncovering a potential new cell therapy that could someday prevent and cure disease.
read more


Related Posts

Cargo-carrying red blood cells alleviate autoimmune diseases in mice

Health : EurekAlert: Health

(Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research) Using red blood cells modified to carry disease-specific antigens, a team of scientists from Whitehead Institute and Boston Children's Hospital have prevented and alleviated two autoimmu...

Seattle Children's Research Institute Teams Up with Bluebird Bio to Pioneer Genome Editing and Gene Therapy Research in Pediatric Diseases

Health : Newswise Medical News

A new collaboration between Seattle Children's Research Institute and bluebird bio, Inc., a biotechnology company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Seattle, will allow researchers to develop potentially transformative gene thera...

Findings Suggest A Potentially Favorable Time To Harvest Stem Cells For Therapy And May Reveal Genes Crucial To Tissue Production

Health : Medical News Today

With their potential to treat a wide range of diseases and uncover fundamental processes that lead to those diseases, embryonic stem (ES) cells hold great promise for biomedical science. A number of hurdles, both scientific and non-...

Potential new approach to treating sickle cell disease

Health : Medical News Today

A research team from Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and other institutions has discovered a new genetic target for potential therapy of sickle cell disease (SCD). The target, called an enhancer, cont...

UCLA Stem Cell Researcher Pioneers Gene Therapy Cure for Children with "Bubble Baby" Disease

Health : Newswise Medical News

UCLA stem cell researchers cured 18 children born without a working immune system due to life-threatening ADA-deficient Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID). Breakthrough stem cell gene therapy developed by Dr. Donald Kohn and te...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC