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Goldstein, Lawrence S.B.

Stem Cells For Dummies

Goldstein, Lawrence S.B. - Stem Cells For Dummies, ebook

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The first authoritative yet accessible guide to this controversial topic

Stem Cell Research For Dummies offers a balanced, plain-English look at this politically charged topic, cutting away the hype and presenting the facts clearly for you, free from debate. It explains what stem cells are and what they do, the legalities of harvesting them and using them in research, the latest research findings from the U.S. and abroad, and the prospects for medical stem cell therapies in the short and long term.

  • Explains the differences between adult stem cells and embryonic/umbilical cord stem cells
  • Provides both sides of the political debate and the pros and cons of each side's opinions
  • Includes medical success stories using stem cell therapy and its promise for the future

Comprehensive and unbiased, Stem Cell Research For Dummies is the only guide you need to understand this volatile issue.

Keywords: stem cell research, stem cell guide, stem cell research guide, Parkinson's Disease, Disease, Alzheimer's, Embryonic, Cancer, ALS, Spinal Cord, Penalization, Muscle, Brain, Umbilical, Legal, Law, Therapy, Biomedicine, Medicine, adult stem cells

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2010
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
384 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9780470649893
Printed ISBN
9780470259283

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