The assets include intellectual property relevant to iPSC-based phenotypic drug discovery and an existing product business around iPSC-derived cells.
The partners will offer drug discovery services based on human induced pluripotent stem cells and cells derived from these.
Researchers characterized new and known cell populations with single-cell transcriptome profiles for nearly 10,400 liver cells, using the data to see changes associated with liver cancer.
The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine is running out of funding, according to ScienceInsider.
Using CRISPR mouse and iPS cell models, the researchers showed that a rare maternally inherited variant is a genetic modifier of two paternally inherited variants.
By sequencing several individuals with unexplained pancreas and brain development problems, investigators identified a recurrent missense mutation in the CNOT1 gene.
Nature News reports that researchers in Japan hope to soon test the use of reprogrammed stem cells to treat damaged corneas.
The pharma and biotech company said it plans to use the genome editing technology in its bioproduction products and services and in stem cells for research.
Researchers were able to estimate the number of active hematopoietic stem cells based on the number of somatic mutations present.
Researchers in Japan being a new trial of induced pluripotent stem cells to treat Parkinson's disease, Science reports.
The US National Institutes of Health's All of Us project awarded $4.6 million to the company Color to develop a genetic counseling resource for the program.
The Times of India reports on a pilot study that used genomic testing to determine whether patients had drug-resistant tuberculosis.
New guidelines say that more women may benefit from genetic testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, according to the Los Angeles Times.
In Cell this week: small proteins identified among human microbiome, role for tumor microbes in pancreatic cancer survival, and more.