October 26, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Japan

3 min read

My phone has been ringing and my email flowing at an even faster rate than usual over this still breaking story of the reported transplant of iPS cells into human patients by a Japanese scientist, Hisashi Moriguchi , who at some point was a visiting scientist at Harvard, apparently no more recently than 12 years ago. The story is confusing and seems to be rapidly changing by the hour. The fundamental question that remains is did Hisashi Moriguchi transplant iPS cells into patients or not? …Read More