The viral therapy was tested in three elderly animals with spontaneous brain tumors by a group affiliated with the Human Genome and Stem Cell Research Center.
Technique developed at Human Genome and Stem Cell Research Center, hosted by the University of São Paulo, produced hepatic tissue in the laboratory in only 90 days and could become an alternative to organ transplantation in future.
A microRNA inhibitor identified by researchers at the Human Genome and Stem Cell Research Center reduced the sizes of aggressive tumors and improved survival in mice.
Gene-edited pigs may reduce Brazil’s transplant waiting list. Still in its initial stages and presented at FAPESP Week London, a project will assess how patients awaiting kidney transplants react to porcine blood.
Researchers at the University of São Paulo have applied for patent on pharmaceutical kit and plan to move on to clinical trial phase in near future
Study of twins exposed to Zika virus during pregnancy was conducted at the University of São Paulo’s Human Genome and Stem-Cell Research Center in Brazil. Results are published in Nature Communications
Researchers at the University of São Paulo's Human Genome and Stem-Cell Research Center have reconstructed the cellular process that causes Richieri-Costa Pereira syndrome
Researchers have retrieved the genetic history of people who live in quilombo remnants in São Paulo State. Analysis of Y chromosomes showed that approximately 65% were European in origin. On the mother’s side, ancestry was mainly African