human embryonic stem cells More Funds for Stem Cells California voters have approved additional funding for the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, according to the Associated Press. Single-Cell RNA-Seq Study Leads to Cell Type Map of All Major Human Organs The researchers, from various institutions in China, said they hope their data will contribute to the completion of the international Human Cell Atlas project. Precision Medicine Firm NewStem Secures $4M Funding Commitment NewStem is developing a technology that uses human haploid embryonic stem cells to predict cancer drug resistance. Researchers Identify Essential Genes for Pluripotent Stem Cells Through CRISPR-Cas9 Screening The team's approach discovered cell-essential and human embryonic stem cell-essential genes in karyotypically stable human pluripotent stem cells Stem Cell Trials Coming Soon Clinical embryonic stem cell trials are set to begin in China, according to Nature News. Jul 29, 2014 Cellectis Sells Human Stem Cell Subsidiary to Takara Bio Feb 20, 2014 NIH Stem Cell Registry Approves Genea Biocells' Stem Cell Lines Jul 3, 2013 Consumer Watchdog, PPF Seek Invalidation of WARF's Stem Cell Patent Jun 13, 2013 Life Tech Commercializes Low-cost Digital PCR System; Stem Cell Characterization Assay Premium Feb 5, 2013 Study Uncovers Coordinated Transcription for Protein-Coding and RNAs Apr 12, 2012 Stanford Group Publishes Fluidigm-Based Method for Gene Expression Profiling of Single Stem Cells Premium Dec 28, 2010 Advanced Cell, Roslin to Team on Stem Cell Bank Nov 29, 2010 Plasticell, Sigma-Aldrich Ink Stem Cell Tools Pact Nov 29, 2010 BioTime, CIRM Reach Agreement on Stem Cell Lines Oct 18, 2010 RNA Interference Screen IDs New Human Embryonic Stem Cell Regulatory Genes Apr 28, 2010 NIH Re-Approves Four Wisconsin Stem Cell Lines Including WiCell's H9 Nov 12, 2009 Stemina Biomarker Discovery Raises $1M in Angel Funds Sep 24, 2009 Life Tech to Distribute Aruna Cell Products Sep 18, 2009 Aruna Biomedical Taps RiversEdge BioVentures for Strategic Advisory Services Jun 30, 2009 GE Healthcare, Geron Partner on Stem Cell-Based Assays Breaking News GenXys, Helix Partner to Provide Clinical Decision Support for PGx Testing Persephone Biosciences, Janssen Biotech Ink Biomarker Discovery Agreement Personal Genome Diagnostics, Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Advance Liquid Biopsy PhenoTips Raises C$2.5M in Seed Funding Fauna Bio Raises $9M in Seed Money Phosphorus Wins Conditional New York State Approval for GeneCompass Consumer Test The Scan Two J&J Doses Johnson & Johnson says two doses of its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine provides increased protection against symptomatic COVID-19, CNN reports. Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Response in Kids The Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in a lower-dose format appears to generate an immune response among children, according to the Washington Post. Chicken Changes to Prevent Disease The Guardian writes that researchers are looking at gene editing chickens to help prevent future pandemics. PNAS Papers on Siberian Dog Ancestry, Insect Reproduction, Hippocampal Neurogenesis In PNAS this week: ancestry and admixture among Siberian dogs, hormone role in fruit fly reproduction, and more.