Last week President Obama lifted restrictions on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research and asked the National Institutes of Health to come up with a
Adult or somatic stem cells exist throughout the body after embryonic development and are found inside of different types of tissue. These stem cells have been found
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Embryonic stem cells possess the capacity to divide for long periods and retain their ability to make all cell types within the organism. These are termed pluripotent
Stem cells play many important roles in our bodies from embryonic development through adulthood. Supported by a Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) Grant No
Investigators have wondered since 2007 whether human induced pluripotent stem cells function the same as embryonic stem cells, which are sourced in primary stage embryos.
Embryonic stem cells, derived from the blastocyst stage early mammalian embryos, are distinguished by their ability to differentiate into any cell type and by their
Embryonic stem (ES) cells are the cells of the inner cell mass of a blastocyst, an early-stage embryo. Human embryos reach the blastocyst stage 4–5 days post
Nov 17, 2013 · Dr. Bryant Villeponteau, a leading researcher in anti-aging therapies involving stem cells, discusses the importance of adult stem cells in life extension.