Accuracy of Genotyping Chips Called into Question

Chips used by some direct-to-consumer genetic testing firms display a false positive rate of upwards of 85 percent when screening for rare variants, a new study finds. https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/accuracy-of-genotyping-chips-called-into-question–66198/amp

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New Japanese Regenerative Medicine Legislation and Commercial Opportunities for Stem Cell Products

http://globenewswire.com/news-release/2013/11/25/592037/10059311/en/New-Japanese-Regenerative-Medicine-Legislation-and-Commercial-Opportunities-for-Stem-Cell-Products.html Related articles DC Circ. hears Regenerative Sciences LLC. claims over stem cell treatment (transbiotex.wordpress.com)  

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An Indo-Japanese approach to stem cell research

http://newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/An-Indo-Japanese-approach-to-stem-cell-research/2013/10/21/article1846108.ece Related articles Scientists Develop New Technology That Sorts Cells by Stiffness May Help Spot Disease (medindia.net) Making Old Stem Cells Functionally Young, Part II (fightaging.org) Stem cells converted to […]

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A leader in the field of IPS cell technology; Shinya Yamanaka receives the title of Honorary Citizen in his Hometown

CiRA Director Shinya Yamanaka receives the title of the Honorary Citizen of Higashiosaka http://www.cira.kyoto-u.ac.jp/e/pressrelease/other/130709-141308.html?utm_medium=referral&utm_source=pulsenews Also a paper written by Dr. Yamanaka that explains one of the obstacles to developing IPS […]

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Researchers Regenerate a Fully Functional Bioengineered Salivary Gland

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/10/131002102313.htm Supplementary Articles: Replacement Secretory Glands Researchers have engineered functional, lab-grown precursors to salivary and tear glands, successfully connecting them to ducts and nerves in mice. http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/37727/title/Replacement-Secretory-Glands/

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