Scientific Facts and FictioneBook - 2011
N the past decades our understanding of stem cell biology has increased tremendously. Many types of stem cells have been discovered in tissues of which everyone presumed were unable to regenerate in adults; these include particularly the heart and the brain. There is vast interest in stem cells from biologists and clinicians who see the potential for regenerative medicine and future treatments for chronic diseases like Parkinson, diabetes and spinal cord lesions based on the use of stem cells and entrepreneurs in biotechnology who expect new commercial applications ranging from drug discovery.
Publisher: [S.l.] : Academic Press, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 312 p. : col. ill.)