Stem Cells

Stay Cool, Your Brown Fat Cells Will Thank You

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada Living

In a preliminary study to learn about mysterious but promising brown fat cells, researchers demonstrated that exposure to cool environmental temperatu...

Canada's First-Ever Umbilical Cord Blood Bank

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Canada's first national public blood bank for umbilical cord blood is set to begin taking donations today at an Ottawa hospital.Canadian Bloo...

Can Stem Cells Repair Heart Attack Damage?

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Canadian researchers have begun a trial using genetically enhanced stem cells in the hope they can repair a patient's heart muscle after a m...

When Art and Dentistry Mix, You Get This

David Khang | Posted 08.09.2013 | Canada
David Khang

I worked with two actors for my project that included facial Botox injections. The actors posed for "before" and "after" video shoots while reciting highly affective Shakespearean soliloquies. The resulting two-channel HD video highlights the uncanny differential appearance as the result of Botox-induced muscle paralysis.

Can We Preserve Fertility In Male Cancer Patients?

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Scientists have long been searching for a way to preserve fertility in young boys who undergo cancer treatments and may be unable to father ...

Children's Hearing Loss Potentially Helped By Stem Cells From Cord Blood

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Researchers have been given the go-ahead to test stem cells from cord blood with the ultimate goal of reversing hearing loss in infants and ...