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Cell combo might unlock a heart repair strategy

August 7, 2019

A combination of two different kinds of heart cells, derived from stem cells, might be key to designing…
Heart - artistic interpretation. Image credit: geralt via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain
Heart cells’ environment a potentially major factor in heart disease

July 25, 2019

When it comes to heart disease, the health of the scaffold where cardiac cells grow may be a…
A new way to wind the development clock of cardiac muscle cells

May 15, 2019

These days, scientists can collect a few skin or blood cells, wipe out their identities, and reprogram them…
Lawrence Livermore unveils ‘heart-on-a-chip’

May 12, 2017

Prescription drugs have enabled millions of Americans with chronic medical conditions to live longer and more fulfilling lives,…
Researchers make progress toward healing scarred hearts

January 14, 2016

Scientists at the UCLA Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research have uncovered two specific…
Update: Researchers learn how to steer the heart – with light

October 21, 2015

We depend on electrical waves to regulate the rhythm of our heartbeat. When those signals go awry, the…
Tension helps heart cells develop normally in the lab

September 30, 2015

Scientists have long been able to prod stem cells into forming heart-like beating clumps in the lab, but…
Stem cell technology could lead to ailing heart mending itself

May 29, 2015

For the first time, scientists can efficiently generate large numbers of rare cells in the network that pushes…
Bioengineers put human hearts on a chip to aid drug screening

March 10, 2015

When UC Berkeley bioengineers say they are holding their hearts in the palms of their hands, they are…
Voltage tester for beating cardiac cells

February 18, 2015

For the first time, scientists have succeeded in recording the current in membrane channels of contracting cardiac cells.…
Scientists develop largest developmental proteomic data set for any animal

March 27, 2014

Xenopus laevis, or African clawed frog. Now that the human genome is sequenced, University of Notre Dame researchers…
Baby hearts need rhythm to develop correctly

February 19, 2014

Microphotograph of a chick embryo clearly shows the U-shaped tube from which the heart develops. At this stage…
Heart cells change stem cell behavior

May 3, 2013

Stem cells drawn from amniotic fluid show promise for tissue engineering, but it’s important to know what they…
The Birth of New Cardiac Cells

December 7, 2012

Recent research has shown that there are new cells that develop in the heart, but how these cardiac…
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