Stem cells

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Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC,
Pub. Date:
[2019]
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English
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This resource explains the different types of stem cells, their current and potential future medical applications, and controversies related to their creation and use. It details basic information on stem cells, including what they are, their importance, their classification, and types, as well as the history of advances in stem cell research, sources of embryonic and adult stem cells, and current efforts in stem cell therapy in various body systems; ethical, religious, and regulatory issues, as well as the pros and cons of getting research into the clinic and future prospects and trends; and five fictional case studies related to stem cells, to illustrate key themes and issues. This edition adds a chapter on mesenchymal stem cells. Annotation ©2019 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
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9781440865961
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