Be still my beating ventricle - Researchers come up with a better way to make heart cells

Be still my beating ventricle - Researchers come up with a better way to make heart cells
February 20, 2014

For some years now researchers have been able to take stem cells and turn them into heart muscle cells that actually beat in time with each other. Now CIRM-funded researchers at the Gladstone Institutes have come up with a way to create those same kinds of cells in a more efficient and, importantly, more complete way.