Introduction to Stem Cells

posted Feb 10, 2017, 5:33 AM by Jerrid Johansen
Check out the following links on Stem Cells:
Be able to answer the following questions:
  1. What are stem cells?
  2. How does a stem cell become specialized, or differentiated?
  3. How are embryonic stem cells different from adult (or somatic) stem cells?
  4. How do we obtain embryonic stem cells?
  5. Where do we find adult (or somatic) stem cells?
  6. What are Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPS)?
  7. What is so potentially exciting about iPS cells?