advertisement

Genetics

05 August 2011

Skin cells may treat diseases

UC Davis investigator provides roadmap to overcome obstacles for using induced pluripotent stem cells

UC Davis investigator provides roadmap to overcome obstacles for using induced pluripotent stem cells

However, in the nearly five years since the first article describing the development of stem cells derived from adult cells — so-called induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) — unique problems inherent in their use have surfaced and even their immunological safety has been called into question.

 

Read Health24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.