TITLE

Stem-cell list offers sixty-four lines

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Nature;8/30/2001, Vol. 412 Issue 6850, p843
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the publication of human embryonic stem-cell lines in the United States. Utility of the line cells to publicly funded researchers;Derivation of the cell lines; Development of stem-cell therapies for degenerative diseases; Concentration of stem-cell lines .
ACCESSION #
5181588

 

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