TITLE

Genetic and cellular aspects of the establishment of histocompatible stem cells: information gained from an animal model

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Proceedings;2011 Supplement 4, Vol. 5 Issue S4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the benefits of patient-specific histocompatible stem cells as an alternative for limitations in stem cell engineering. A study was conducted on animal model to help the establishment of histocompatible, autologous stem cells. The study found that genetic characteristics of the follicle culture-derived stem cells that was produced by parthenogenetic activation was similar to embryonic stem cells (ESCs) produced by normal fertilization.
ACCESSION #
64164905

 

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