Cell Differentiation. Stem Cells: Unspecialised cells which are capable of proliferation (repeated division via mitosis) and differentiation (development into other specialised cells)
1. Adult stem cells
a. Umbilical cord blood & placental
b. General Adult stem cells
Embryonic Stem Cell research.
1. ICM is transferred to culture dish with nutrient solution
2. Cells divide (subculturing) may continue for months
3. Within 6 months 30 cells millions