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Stories with subject: Cell biology
  • Laboratory advance provides view of early embryo development 
    Updated: May-04-16 1:01 pm

    NEW YORK - New lab techniques have provided the first good look at a crucial but mysterious stage in the development of human embryos, scientists reported Wednesday.

  • Department says it lacked access probing inmate's death 
    Updated: May-03-16 1:40 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - State officials were unable to complete a thorough investigation into the death of a mentally ill Virginia inmate accused of stealing snack food because they didn't have enough authority to access certain records and interview key employees, an official wrote.

  • Department says it lacked access probing inmate's death 
    Updated: May-03-16 11:05 am

    RICHMOND, Virginia - State officials say they were unable to complete a thorough investigation into the death a mentally ill Virginia inmate because they didn't have enough authority to access certain records and interview key employees.

  • Marching band surprises woman cancer-free after 20 years 
    Updated: Apr-20-16 8:36 am

    HACKENSACK, New Jersey - Flowers, a tiara and a marching band were part of the celebration for a cancer survivor in New Jersey.

  • Study backs pancreas cell transplants for severe diabetes story has photos
    Updated: Apr-18-16 1:27 pm

    WASHINGTON - Transplants of insulin-producing pancreas cells are a long hoped-for treatment for diabetes - and a new study shows they can protect the most seriously ill patients from a life-threatening complication of the disease, an important step toward U.S. approval.

  • Court: Jail workers can be sued over Detroit inmate death 
    Updated: Apr-17-16 5:26 pm

    DETROIT - A jury should decide whether Wayne County jail employees could have prevented the death of a man who was killed after a mentally ill inmate was placed in his cell, an appeals court said.

  • Family reaches $4.75M settlement in death of football player 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 3:56 pm

    BERKELEY, California - The family of a University of California, Berkeley, football player who died after a team drill in 2014 has settled a wrongful death lawsuit with the school system for $4.75 million, officials said Thursday.

  • State: Condemned death row inmate in Oklahoma died naturally 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 9:05 am

    McALESTER, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Medical Examiner's office says a death row inmate found dead in his cell last month died of natural causes.

  • Plant OK'd for one-time use of wastewater for irrigation 
    Updated: Apr-06-16 5:02 pm

    ABERDEEN, South Dakota - The state Department of Environment and Natural Resources is allowing the DemKota Ranch Beef processing plant in Aberdeen to use treated wastewater from a holding cell for irrigation on a one-time basis so the plant can free up emergency holding space.