A New Source of Cells for Treating Blindness

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 246, Issue 2, January, 2021) (https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1535370220963755) reports a cell replacement therapy for blindness caused by loss of photoreceptors. The study, led by Dr. Jian Feng, Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, State University of New York at Buffalo in New York (USA), demonstrates that adult human retinal … Read more

A New Target for Malaria Vaccines

An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 246, Issue 1, January, 2021, https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1535370220961764) describes a new target for the development therapies and vaccines for malaria. The study from the West African Centre for Cell Biology of infectious Pathogens at the University of Ghana in Accra (Ghana) reports that peptide antibodies against a new … Read more