TITLE

One Japan Stem Cell Institute Soars, One Struggles

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Bioscience Technology;Jun2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA) Nobel Prize winner and scientist Shinya Yamanaka in Japan. It mentions his statement over their proposed clinical trials on induced pluripotent stem cells (IPSCs). It also notes the problem of his sister institute, the Riken Institute, with acid bath stem cells which are considered to be inexistent.
ACCESSION #
97259853

 

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