Subset of stem cells identified as source for all cells in blood, immune systems

A specific subset of adult blood stem cells that is exclusively responsible for repopulating the entire blood and immune system after a transplant has now been identified by researchers. The discovery has the potential to revolutionize blood stem cell transplantation as well as the delivery and targeting of cell and gene therapies that use healthy […]

People with psychotic-like experiences spend less time in healthy brain states

Healthy people experiencing subtle symptoms observed in psychotic disorders, such as hallucinations and delusions, have altered brain dynamics, according to a new study. The alterations were found in patterns of brain activity that reoccur, or “states” that the brain moves in and out of over time. The participants who reported the psychotic-like experiences (PLEs) — […]