How do cells in your body differentiate into other types of cells? Explore cell specialization featuring stem cells and their role in cell differentiation. For examples on types of specialized cells, see our “Specialized Cells” video here: https://youtu.be/wNe6RuK0FfA.
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More detailed information about terms “multipotent” and “pluripotent” as well as stem cell therapy? Check out this excellent article: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4104807/
This video mentions the amazing ability of induced pluripotent stem cells. Here is an article describing this technology in great detail: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3782070/
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