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Poll: Do you believe in STAP stem cells?

January 30, 2014 admin 0

There’s a tremendous buzz about STAP cells (see more here and here). The buzz runs the gamut from true believers to complete non-believers and everything in between. What do you think? Take our poll below.

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Review of Obokata stress reprogramming Nature papers

January 29, 2014 admin 23

Update: see more thoughts on STAP stem cells here. In two Nature papers (here and here) published today researchers report the astounding finding of reprogramming differentiated cells back to a pluripotent or even totipotent state simply by exposing the cells […]