A once abandoned drug compound shows an ability to rebuild organs damaged by illness and injury.Read more
Novo Biosciences Inc. has announced that it has received a two-year, $1.5 million Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the development of MSI-1436 as a potential regenerative medicine...Read more
Looking beyond stem cells and tissue engineering: What if lost and damaged tissues and organs could be regenerated simply by taking a drug?
While stem cell and tissue engineering approaches may ultimately deliver on their clinical promise, small molecules that control innate regeneration mechanisms offer a less complex and more economical path to realizing regenerative medicine’s...Read more
US researchers claim to have identified a groundbreaking drug that could restore heart muscle function following a heart attack. A new study describes how MSI-1436, a naturally occurring compound, regenerates heart muscle tissue in zebrafish and...Read more
A federal patent has been awarded to scientists at Novo Biosciences, a step that will allow research to proceed on a molecule that shows promise in helping heart tissue regenerate after a heart attack.Read more