An unexpected source of flexible adult stem cells has been found by Canadian researchers – the skin. The finding raises hopes that skin could.
Med Hypotheses. 2004;62(5):683-8. Skin: a promising reservoir for adult stem cell populations. Chunmeng S(1), Tianmin C. Author information: (1)Institute of.
Scientists have found adult stem cells in many more tissues than they once thought skeletal muscle, skin, teeth, heart, gut, liver, ovarian epithelium, and testis.
Results: Stem cells located in skin cells have shown interesting properties such as . Adult human epidermal stem cells in the epidermis and the hair follicle are .
New method for turning skin cells into pluripotent stem cells Nobel Prize in 2012, that cells from adult skin can be converted to cells typical of.