Stem cells

UC Irvine's Mathew Blurton-Jones is one of 10 UC recipients in the latest round of grants from the state's stem cell agency.

UC researchers awarded $15M in stem cell grants

Ten recipients from six UC campuses receive awards to pursue new technologies intended to accelerate advances moving stem cell therapies out of the lab and into the clinic.
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Stem cell discovery may make tissue regeneration more efficient

Work builds on a strategy that involves reprogramming adult cells back to an embryonic state in which they again have the potential to become any type of cell.