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Embryonic stem cells (ES cells) are pluripotent stem cells derived from the inner cell mass of a blastocyst, an early-stage preimplantation embryo. Human ...

stemcells.nih.gov/info/basics/3.htm

Embryonic stem cells, as their name suggests, are derived from embryos. Most embryonic stem cells are derived from embryos that develop from eggs that have  ...

stemcells.nih.gov/info/Regenerative_Medicine/2006Chapter1.htm

Human embryonic stem (ES) cells capture the imagination because they are immortal and have an almost unlimited developmental potential (Fig. 1.1: How ...

www.eurostemcell.org/embryonic-stem-cells-where-do-they-come-and-what-can-they-do

Mar 26, 2015 ... Embryonic stem cells have captured the imagination of scientists and non- scientists alike. But what are they, where do they come from and why ...

www.sciencedaily.com/terms/embryonic_stem_cell.htm

Embryonic stem cells are pluripotent, meaning they are able to grow (i.e. differentiate) into all derivatives of the three primary germ layers: ectoderm, endoderm ...

www.eurostemcell.org/embryonic-stem-cell-research-ethical-dilemma

Nov 5, 2015 ... Embryonic stem cells offer hope for new therapies, but their use in research has been hotly debated. Presenting the issues, rationale and key ...

www.news-medical.net/life-sciences/What-are-Embryonic-Stem-Cells.aspx

Jan 29, 2013 ... Embryonic stem cells possess the capacity to divide for long periods and retain their ability to make all cell types within the organism. These are ...

science.sciencemag.org/content/282/5391/1145.full

Embryonic stem (ES) cells are derived from totipotent cells of the early mammalian embryo and are capable of unlimited, undifferentiated proliferation in vitro (1, ...

ori.hhs.gov/education/products/ucla/chapter7/page01.htm

Nevertheless, some believe that pre-implantation embryos are potential human beings with a soul making hESC research immoral. Human embryonic stem cell ...

humrep.oxfordjournals.org/content/18/4/672.full

Apr 1, 2003 ... Abstract. The use of human embryos for research on embryonic stem (ES) cells is currently high on the ethical and political agenda in many ...