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Mechanism for turning skin cells into blood stem cells uncovered

Researchers have succeeded in converting human skin cells into blood stem cells in an international collaboration project.  “This is a first step on the way to generating fully functional blood stem cells in a petri dish which, in the future, could be transplanted into patients with blood diseases”, says Filipe Pereira, the researcher from Lund… Read More »

Pay $40k and risk brutal murder: Getting into US illegally

By Stuart Ramsay, chief correspondent, and Tom Acres, news reporter Despite Donald Trump frequently shining the spotlight on those crossing the southern border, demanding Mexico takes action, moving people into the US remains a profitable business. Thousands of migrants and refugees desperate to leave their homes in search of a better life are choosing to… Read More »