Stem cells : scientific facts and fiction / edited by Christine Mummery, Anja Van De Stolpe, Bernard A.J. Roelen, Hans Clevers.
Contributor(s): Mummery, C. L. (Christine L.) [editor.] | Stolpe, Anja van de [editor.] | Roelen, Bernard A. J [editor.] | Clevers, Hans [editor.]Material type: TextPublisher: London : Elsevier/AP, Academic Press is an imprint of Elsevier, 2014Edition: Second editionDescription: xi, 433 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 23 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780124115514 (pbk.); 0124115519 (pbk.)Subject(s): Stem cells | Stem cells -- Research | Embryonic stem cells | Cell differentiation | Stem Cells | Stem Cell Research | Cell differentiation | Embryonic stem cells | Stem cells | Stem cells -- ResearchDDC classification: 616.027 LOC classification: QH588.S83 | S7485 2014
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Includes bibliographical references.
The biology of the cell -- Embryonic development -- What are stem cells? -- Of mice and men : the history of embryonic stem cells -- Origins and types of stem cells : what's in a name? -- Cloning : history and current applications -- Regenerative medicine : clinical applications of stem cells -- Stem cells in veterinary medicine -- Cardiomyocytes from stem cells : what can we do with them? -- Adult stem cells : generation of self-organizing mini-organs in a dish -- Stem cell tourism -- Cancer stem cells : where do they come from and where are they going? -- Human stem cells for organs-on-chips : clinical trials without patients? -- Stem cells for discovery of effective and safe new drugs -- Patents, opportunities, and challenges : legal and intellectual property issues associated with stem cells -- Stem cell perspectives : a vision of the future.