September 20, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

IPS cells transplant

2 min read

It seems like just yesterday I was blogging about how concerned I was that iPS cells might be used in early phase human clinical trials as early as next year and that would be high risk given safety concerns about iPS cells. Oh, it was yesterday. Now today….. Yomiuri Shimbun, one of the top newspapers in all of Japan, today reported on its front page (both online and in print (see below)) that iPS cells were apparently transplanted into 6 human patients at Harvard beginning …Read More