Stem cells

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Aimed at students and general readers, this volume provides a wealth of background information on this controversial field, describing what stem cells are, how they are cultivated in the laboratory, and how researchers hope they may be used in the treatment of various diseases and disorders. Ethical and religious considerations relating to stem cell research are also discussed. An annotated list of primary sources is found at the back of the volume, along with a glossary and timeline. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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table_of_contents Annotated primary source documents --, Current stem cell research since 1990 --, Ethics and research in history --, Ethics and the brave new world --, Further reading --, Glossary --, History of stem cells and stem cell research through the 1980s --, Hope for the future : diseases and disorders of the nervous system --, Index., Of blood, bones, and the immune system --, Preface --, Regulatory issues in other countries --, Regulatory issues in the United States --, Religious considerations --, Section 1 : Scientific background of stem cells --, Section 2 : Ethics and regulations --, Section 3 : References and resources --, Series foreword --, Stem cell timeline --, Stem cells 101 --, Taking care : growing and maintaining embryonic stem cells --, Tissue engineering : bones, muscles, skin, endocrine glands --, future of stem cell research --
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