Accelerating maturation of stem cells into neurons - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Method discovered for accelerating maturation of stem cells to form neurons

Article Published by: Researchers at the University Medical Center of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have developed a promising technique to facilitate the differentiation of stem cells into neurons. This even enables them to accelerate the maturation process. To do this, they used a hydrogel to...

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Image Correction Software in Stem Cell Research - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Image Correction Software Simplifies Quantification of Stem Cells

Article Published by: München, Germany (Scicasts) — Today, tracking the development of individual cells and spotting the associated factors under the microscope is nothing unusual. However, impairments like shadows or changes in the background complicate the interpretation of data. Now, researchers at the Technical University of...

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Exercise improves memory and prevents decline - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

There’s even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Article Published by: Want an all-natural way to lift your mood, improve your memory, and protect your brain against age-related cognitive decline? Get moving. A wealth of recent research, including a new study published this month, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your heart rate...

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Achilles tear stem cell surgery - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Racehorse repair you can bet on to fix Achilles tear: Stem-cell surgery first used to help champion thoroughbred is now being offered to NHS patients

Article Published by: dailymail Stem-cell surgery first used to help a champion racehorse get back to winning ways is now being offered to NHS patients with a damaged Achilles tendon. The groundbreaking medical innovation was pioneered by specialists at the Royal Veterinary College in Liverpool and involves...

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Electroacupuncture Releases Stem Cells - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Electroacupuncture Releases Stem Cells To Relieve Pain, Promote Tissue Repair, Study Finds

Article Published by: A study led by Indiana University School of Medicine researchers demonstrates how electroacupuncture triggers a neurological mechanism that can help promote tissue repair and relieve injury-induced pain. Their findings, published online March 16 in the journal Stem Cells, provide the most comprehensive picture...

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