Adult, Embryonic, and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells – Who’s ready for prime time?

The CosmeticSurg Blog has an excellent summary of the number of clinical trials using adults vs. embryonic and induce pluripotent stem cells by Ricardo L Rodriguez, MD. Folks, the number isn’t even close.

The graphics in this article are a hoot and make the point splendidly. Check out the article here.

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Professor of Biochemistry at Spring Arbor University (SAU) in Spring Arbor, MI. Have been at SAU since 1999. Author of The Stem Cell Epistles. Before that I was a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA (1997-1999), and Sussex University, Falmer, UK (1994-1997). I studied Cell and Developmental Biology at UC Irvine (PhD 1994), and Microbiology at UC Davis (MA 1986, BS 1984).