Embryonic and Adult Stem Cells

Borge, Ole Johan
January 2004
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica;2004 Supplement 1, Vol. 45, pS39
Academic Journal
The article discusses the usefulness of the embryonic and adult stem cells in medical research. The use of embryonic stem cells is not progressive due to lack of funding, limited source of embryonic stem lines and a legislation prohibiting research with human embryos. On the other hand, adult stem cells are potential subject of clinical trials to develop future treatment of diseases in humans.


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