Embryonic Stem Cells

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Embryonic Stem Cells: Exploding the Myths

When it comes to embryonic stem cells, you can find just about any opinion you like: They are an untapped elixir of life; they will lead to embryo "farms" where potential lives are snuffed out; they will cure all diseases; their potential is overhyped...

The excitement about the potential of embryonic stem cells to cure disease comes from their unique potential to turn into any cell type in the body. There are many diseases that are caused when a particular cell type in the body starts behaving badly. Take diabetes. The disease occurs when special cells in the pancreas, called islet cells, stop making insulin.

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