The from A* STAR Institute of Medical Biology in Singapore and the University of Hong Kong, Department of Medicine, the world’s first human Growing Too Old, Too Soon- – Human model of rare genetic disease reveals new evidence of aging process cell model of progeria, a disease that worldwide severe premature aging in one in four to eight million children. This model has allowed them to make new discoveries about the mechanism by which progeria works. Their results were published this month in the scientific journal Cell Stem Cell.
Supports Mathers Charitable Foundation, the FM Kirby Foundation, Sanofi – Aventis, MICINN the Fundacion Cellex and grants from the National Institutes of Health.. Led by IMB Profs Alan Colman and Colin Stewart, the team used a new technique to derive induced pluripotent stem cells from the cells of human progeria patients. This human progeria model allows the group to follow and analyze the characteristics of progeria as it progresses in human cells. So far, only mouse models of the disease were available. – Said Prof Colman, ‘While was mouse models of progeria informative, no one mouse model recapitulates all the symptoms in people seen Our human progeria model we examine the pathology of the disease in a much narrower resolution than previously allowed possible.It is called a a better better access high quality the NHS dental treatment and needs local people the coming years, said Mr Fulford.
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The practice opened its doors to the public some weeks ago, however the official opening of was held last Wednesday 6th.. Because the disease is fatal in early life, there are only approximately 200. Cases of illness of the world at a particular time subjects all over the world were carefully selected order participate in the trial.
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