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    Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPSCs)

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    Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) have the capacity to have a widespread impact on biomedical research and therapeutic approaches to an array of diseases and disorders. These stem cells are of extreme potency because they can self-renew in culture while maintaining the capability to become virtually any cell type (Zhu and Huangfu, 2013). While there are many ethical concerns regarding embryonic stem cells, induced pluripotent stem cells arise from adult somatic cells that can be reprogrammed

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    Thi qaistoun uf thos ertocli os tu ditirmoni of skon dirmel pepolle (DP) cills cen doffirintoeti ontu ondacid plaroputint stim cills (oPSCs) by asong thi trenscroptoun fectur, OCT4, onstied uf asong ell fuar trenscroptoun fectur, OCT4, Sux2, Klf4, end c-Myc, whoch eri asaelly asid tu doffirintoeti sumetoc cills ontu stim cills. Thi scointosts cemi ap woth thi qaistoun biceasi twu uat uf thi fuar trenscroptoun fecturs, Klf4 end c-Myc, eri uncuginoc gini, thiriby ot os bist tu ripleci thisi ginis

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    Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

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    Describe:- (i) how induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) are isolated (ii) how iPSCs can be used to study human development (iii) how iPSCs can be used to model human disease and to develop therapies for degenerative disease i) iPSCs are adult stem cells that have been genetically reprogrammed to behave like the pluripotent stem cells found in embryos, i.e. can differentiate into any cell type in the human body. This was first completed successfully in mice in 2006 by Shinya Yamanaka and his team

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    Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

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    Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Stem cell research debates have echoed from class to class, and to hear that someone actually has a solution to this paradox, which can really compromise two very stubborn points of views, I could not but write my report about what I thought of a very “enlightening” article: 1. Objective analysis. Maureen L Condic’s “Getting stem cells rights” serves to emphasize the ethical part of stem cells research as it tries to ground the whole debate and market a

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    Human Embryonic Stem cells and Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells are two modern methods of research; and treatment being aimed at the treatment of cancer, and many degenerative and genetic diseases. Stem cells are cells with the ability to develop into a cell of a different type, some types of stem cells are able to differentiate or change into a cell which is specific and functional to a specific tissue or organ system. This unique ability is what many scientists are trying to focus towards regeneration

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    Acid-Bath Method Creates Viable Induced Pluripotent Stem (iPS) Cells Recent breakthroughs in stem cell research are helping to narrow the ethical divide surrounding the use of embryonic stem cells. In a desperate attempt to avoid using embryonic stem cells, scientists are uncovering different methods of converting non-embryonic cells into stem cells. The first successful production of embryonic-like induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells was published in 2006 by Japanese stem cell research scientists who

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    STEM CELLS: OPINION and DISCOVERY QUESTIONS PLUS RESEARCH PAPER 1. Stem cells are the mother-originated cells that have the potential and ability to become any type of cells with specialized functions in the body in early life and growth. They are capable to renew or multiply themselves while maintains developing for a long period of time. 2. Contrast between totipotent, pluripotent, and multipotent are: • Totipotent: They are the stem cells that formed when the sperm cell and egg cell unite. They

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    components: a tissue scaffold; biological factors; and cells. Among these three components, the source of the cells used in the medical device is the largest source of controversy. Not only can the origin of the cells affect the funding of an engineering project, but it can even lead to the overall rejection of the project by society if they feel that the source is morally objectionable. This essay will explore two common sources of pluripotent cells used in tissue engineering, the laws that are set

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    titled, The Stem Cell Debate: is it over? (2014), poses a question that I find very interesting, and that I would like to answer. Here is the question: “Should the laws that govern other types of pluripotent stem cells differ from those for hES cells? If so, what new legislation is needed?” As the National Institute of Health explains under Stem Cell Basics, there are three main types of stem cells: embryonic stem cells (hESCs), adult or somatic stem cells, and induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs);

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