Stem Cells. S.V. Table of Contents. What are Stem Cells? Classification of Stem Cells Current Uses of Stem Cells Legal Restrictions Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Therapeutic Cloning Potential Use of Stem Cells New & Exciting Research Conclusion. Stem Cells.
Stem cells are pluripotent.
Stem cells serve as a repair system for the body.
Stem cells have the potential in many different areas of health and medical research.
By studying stem cells we can understand diseases and how serious conditions occur.
Stem cells may be used one day in the future to make cells and tissues for therapy for many different diseases.
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As we grow from fertilized eggs into fully formed human beings, stem cells give rise to all of our differentiated tissues and organs. Stem cells continue to play an important role throughout our lives as they help to heal and maintain our bodies. Stem cells offer an exciting promise for future therapies and may be used one day to make cells and tissues for therapy for many devastating diseases like Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and Diabetes.
Slide 3 – http://www.stemcelltreatments.in/stroke
Slides 4, 5, 10 & 11 - http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/tech/stemcells/quickref/
Slide 6 - http://apbrwww5.apsu.edu/thompsonj/Anatomy%20&%20Physiology/2010/2010%20Exam%20Reviews/Exam%202%20Review/Ch%205%20Skin%20Grafts.htm
Slide 7 - http://www.drugs.com/health-guide/bone-marrow-transplant.html
Slide 9 - http://www.genengnews.com/insight-and-intelligence/california-stem-cell-agency-s-road-to-success-for-next-five-years-will-have-to-run-through-the-clinic/77899540/
Slide 13 - http://repairstemcell.wordpress.com/2011/11/16/adult-stem-cells-and-radiation/
Animation Slide 15 - http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/stemcells/differentiation.html