Tina Ethridge Wins at the 2015 CAES Research Symposium with the Development of Leigh’s Syndrome iPSCs

Monday, May 4, 2015

Tina Ethridge won second place in the 2015 College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Research Symposium oral presentation competition! She didn’t invent induced pluripotent stem cells; she just…

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iPSC-NSCs with potential

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Our lab is working with induced pluripotent stem cell-derived neural stem cell lines (HIP-NSCs) in an effort to examine their potential to regenerate damaged brain tissue after a…

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Amie is Awarded a Morris Animal Foundation Fellowship

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Amie Goedeke received a fellowship to work on the derivation of canine induced pluripotent stem cells from the Morris Animal Foundation. These unique canine stem cells can be…

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New publication from the West Lab “Progress toward generating informative porcine biomedical models using induced pluripotent stem cells.”

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Learn more about how pig induced pluripotent stem cells may potentially change the landscape of biomedical models. Read about it in the Annals of the New York Academy…

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Avian Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Derived Using Human Reprogramming Factors

Monday, October 10, 2011

For the first time in a non-mammalian species, induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) have been derived in the quail. This intriguing article demonstrates that human reprogramming factors POU5F1,…

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