TITLE

In Search of Stem Cells

AUTHOR(S)
Begley, Sharon; Reno, Jamie
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);9/10/2001 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 138 Issue 11, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the availability of stem cells which are approved for research funding by the United States government. List of 64 stem cell lines released by the National Institutes of Health; Number of cell lines which are owned by small companies that do not have the manpower to make them available to other researchers; Question about whether all of the cell lines have pluripotency, or the ability to morph into any kind of cell.
ACCESSION #
5123636

 

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