Aug 19, · The much-ballyhooed human embryonic stem cell apparently may share a problem with transplanted organs: a high probability of rejection. Researchers at Stanford University School of Medicine found Author: Nikhil Swaminathan. Aug 20, · Scientists discover why patient-derived stem cells are rejected following transplant. During the conversion of adult cells eg, skin cells to induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), the process.
In , scientists discovered a way to “reprogram” mature cells – adult skin cells, for example – into stem cells that could, in principle, give rise to any tissue or organ in the body. Many assumed it was only a matter of time until this groundbreaking technique found its way into the clinic and ushered in a regenerative medicine. Aug 19, · In , scientists discovered a way to "reprogram" mature cells—adult skin cells, for example—into stem cells that could, in principle, give rise to any tissue or organ in the body.