Stem Cells

Stem cell-derived neurons stop seizures, improve cognitive function

December 20, 2018
People with untreatable epilepsy may one day have a treatment: ‘convincing’ their own cells to become the neurons they need

Collaborating to ‘scale up’ stem cell technology

June 29, 2018
Researchers in medicine and engineering are moving a bone-healing technology forward with the help of the university-level X-grants

Nanoparticles may now grow bone and cartilage for humans

May 2, 2018
Researchers discover how new tissues can grow from stem cells to treat conditions like osteoarthritis without dangerous growth factors

Texas A&M and Celltex enter agreement for Alzheimer’s research

February 6, 2018
Celltex acquires intellectual property license, signs multi-year research study with Texas A&M Health Science Center

Preventing seizure-caused damage to the brain

April 10, 2017
New research from the Texas A&M College of Medicine points to a potential way to protect neurons

A possible explanation for recurring breast cancer

November 14, 2016
Research at Texas A&M hints that cancer cells evade treatment by ‘eating’ healthy cells

Restoring moisture to the mouth

September 20, 2016
How a Texas A&M researcher is working to improve quality of life for cancer survivors

Regenerating memory with neural stem cells

June 13, 2016
Researchers look for better ways to reduce memory loss in people with age-related disorders

The future of dentistry

June 2, 2016
What will dental care look like over the next several years and decades?

Fast Facts: Stem Cells 101

May 11, 2016
“What are stem cells?” you ask. Possibly the coolest—and least understood—cells in the body