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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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Scientists in Germany have discovered a way to obtain neuronal somatic stem cells in mice from fully differentiated somatic cells.
Stem cell research is not yet generally underway, and even where it is being carried out it is impossible to establish somatic stem cell therapeutic concepts or to obtain patents without world-class researchers and facilities.
A collaboration between the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Science (IMS) and other institutions in Japan and Europe looked at the possibility that somatic stem cells could be maintained in a stem cell-like state where they could proliferate without undergoing differentiation.
This was a surprise, Matunis says, and left a puzzle: Where were the new somatic stem cells coming from?
22) about attempts to generate new cartilage from somatic stem cells.
His somatic stem cells offer a way out of this dilemma: they are "only" multipotent, which means that they cannot give rise to all cell types but merely to a select subset of them--in this case, a type of cell found in neural tissue--a property, which affords them an edge in terms of their therapeutic potential.
They are called adult stem cells (ASC) or somatic stem cells, including those obtained from the umbilical cord.
of Science and Culture, Iran), describe recent advances, perspectives, and applications in different fields of stem cell research, including embryonic stem cells, somatic stem cells, and stem cell therapy.