Powerful Stem Cells

By: CBS News Email
By: CBS News Email

In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, researchers trying to transform ordinary skin cells into powerful stem cells have found a short-cut. By adding a chemical into the process, Harvard scientists were able to use just 2 genes to re-program the cells instead of 4. This is a major development because the other 2 genes can sometimes cause cancer.

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