Autoimmune disease is usually treated using general immunosuppressants. But this non-targeted therapy leaves the body more susceptible to infection and other life-threatening diseases.
Now, scientists at Boston Children's Hospital, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research think they… Read Full Article »
Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) researchers at Massachusetts General(MGH) and Boston Children’s hospitals (BCH) for the first time have used a relatively new gene-editing technique to create what could prove to be an effective technique for blocking HIV from invading and destroying patients’ immune… Read Full Article »
We all remember Dolly the sheep, the first mammal to be born through a cloning technique called somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT). As with the thousands of other SCNT-cloned animals ranging from mice to mules, researchers created Dolly… Read Full Article »
Roughly a year ago we told you about Yi Zhang, PhD - a stem cell biologist in Boston Children's Hospital's Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine - and his efforts to make a cloning technique called somatic cell… Read Full Article »
BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study of where and how an enzyme cuts DNA may have inadvertently revealed a basic principle of gene regulation, say researchers in Boston Children's Hospital's Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine… Read Full Article »
Researchers in the laboratory of Frederick Alt of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine (PCMM) at Children's Hospital Boston have made important strides towards resolving a long-standing question about how different classes… Read Full Article »