CiRA team reports scaffold-less chondrocyte preparation from iPS cells

The chondrocytes were prepared from human iPS cells by a culture method for producing cartilage tissue without from human iPS cell-derived chondrocytes scaffolds. When transplanted into immunodeficient mice and rats, the cartilage prepared from human iPS cells led to...

NEDO contracts with Poland on smart grid demonstration

The Polish Ministry of Economy and NEDO signed a LOI to study the use of Japan’s unique system of a “smart grid” which includes storage and stabilization technology without adding new transmission lines, for the integration of renewable energies into the Polish grid....