Published in MD Week, May 4th, 2007
This trend article about University of Texas, U.S., is an immediate alert from NewsRx to identify developing directions of research.
Study 1: Fresh data on stem cell research are presented in the report "The radiation-induced block in spermatogonial differentiation is due to damage to the somatic environment, not the germ cells. Radiation and chemotherapeutic drugs cause permanent sterility in male rats, not by killing most of the spermatogonial stem cells, but by blocking their differentiation in a testosterone-dependent manner. However, it is not known whether radiation induces this...
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