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Genetics

01 November 2011

Rejuvenating stem cells

Scientists said they had transformed age-worn cells in people over 90 into rejuvenated stem cells that were indistinguishable from those found in embryos.

Scientists said they had transformed age-worn cells in people over 90 into rejuvenated stem cells that were indistinguishable from those found in embryos.

"The age of cells is definitely not a barrier to reprogramming," he said.

Tantalising promise

 

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