TITLE

Now embryonic stem cells come without the risk of animal diseases

AUTHOR(S)
Nowak, Rachel
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/10/2002, Vol. 175 Issue 2355, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the possibility of growing human embryonic stem cells free of animal diseases. Use of the stem cells to replace the dead nerve cells in patients with Parkinson's disease; Combination of the cells with cells from mouse fetuses and cow serum to grow them; Replacement of mouse cells and cow serum with muscle cells from human fetuses and human serum.
ACCESSION #
7255030

 

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