TITLE

Stem Cells – Scientific, Medical, and Political Issues

AUTHOR(S)
Weissman, Irving L.
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;5/16/2002, Vol. 346 Issue 20, p1576
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's comments on stem cell research. According to the author, stem cells have the unique capacity to generate differentiated cells and are present in all stages of development. The inner cell mass in the blastula have some pluripotent stem cells that give rise to all types of somatic and germ-line cells.
ACCESSION #
24921662

 

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