A New Kind of Stem Cell

Researchers in Boston may have discovered human stem cells in the lung.

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It’s a very well kept

It’s a very well kept “secret” that every cell population in order to grow and maintain homeostasis contains a stem cells compartment. It is clear from this study that complex tissues contain less restricted, highly potent stem cells that may produce restricted more specific stem cells that regulated in concert may create complex tissues and even organs. The potential of this discovery and similar that will follow is extremely important theoretically and clinically. So the need to obtain and manipulate ESC for clinical usage maybe alleviated or even unnecessary.
Michael Lerman