Stem cells: finding the right path

Blow, Nathan
December 2008
Nature Methods;Dec2008, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p1061
Academic Journal
The article discusses research on well-characterized stem cell lines and cultures. The article mentions several companies researching and supplying stem cells including R&D Systems Inc. in Minneapolis, Minnesota, led by Jessie Ni, as well as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. in Waltham, and Millipore Corp. in Billerica, both in Massachusetts. The difficulties of producing and keeping stem cells fresh are mentioned.


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