All blood vessels

Mouse heart with human blood vessels in purple

April 6, 2017

Turning skin cells into blood vessel cells while keeping them young

‘Partial de-differentiation’ avoids aging the converted cells

Vertebrobasilar Flow

December 21, 2015

Low blood flow in back of brain increases risk of recurrent stroke

Some stroke patients may not benefit from procedure to open blood vessels

Zebra Fish scan

June 25, 2015

Researchers uncover epigenetic switches that turn stem cells into blood vessel cells

‘Epigenetic’ changes determine the fate of embryonic cells

Vertebrobasilar Flow

February 12, 2015

UIC-led clinical trial IDs patients at higher risk of second stroke

Research may lead to more effective treatments using available technology

Jalees Rehman looking into microscope

October 14, 2013

Adult stem cells help build human blood vessels in engineered tissues

Could lead to more effective treatment after heart attack