Proteins engineered to form honeycomb structures can block uptake of receptors from the surface of cells.
"What if we could build a remote control for cells?" That was the wild idea Kelly Stevens and Daniel Corbett had.
In space, an astronaut's heart works harder, and that can lead to problems.
Biochemical reasons for lag times between conception and pregnancy in mice became clearer in a recent study
SIDS, or sudden infant death syndrome, can devastate families and leave them questioning what went wrong.
Newborns with this genetic mutation succumb suddenly to heart failure because they are unable to process milk.
A mix of cardiac muscle cells and outer heart wall cells, derived from stem cells, is tested in lab studies of heart-mending grafts
Bioprinted tissues with entangled vascular networks for air and blood are a major step toward 3D printing of replacement organs.
The journal STEM CELL honored Benjamin Freedman for his work using stem cells and CRISPR to model kidney disease
Folliculin gene defects are implicated in some forms of infertility, certain cancers and other cell growth disorders.