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Singaporean scientists transform skin cells into blood cells
 

Singaporean scientists transform skin cells into blood cells

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A*STAR scientists are now looking to apply the technique to provide an unlimited supply of new red or white blood cells for those who suffer from immune disorders or who need blood transfusions during surgeries.
 
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4 Dec 2016 - General
 
It is really good news for the whole medical profession and a great achievement by scientists of Singapore who have managed to transform the skin cells into blood cells in mice. Now scientists have aimed to apply this technique on human cells to robu...
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This is not the first time to produce blood cells from skin in mice. Previous trials have proven the ability to obtain fibroblast cells from mouse skin. And with further treatment with the right cocktail of chemicals, it can be transformed into neuro...
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