Free Access to Papers by Nobel Prize Winners

The Journal Stem Cells and Development has made two papers by the 2012 Nobel Prize winners John Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka available on its website for free.

In the first paper, Sir John Gurdon is the corresponding author and the paper is entitled, “Widespread Transcription in an Amphibian Oocyte Relates to Its Reprogramming Activity on Transplanted Somatic Nuclei.” The second paper lists Dr. Yamanaka as a coauthor and is entitled “Generation of Naive-Like Porcine-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Capable of Contributing to Embryonic and Fetal Development.”