July 13, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

stem cell education

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The University of Utah has a nifty stem cell learning resource called Go, Go Stem Cells! One of the things I like the most about it is that it is interactive. It is also a bit quirky and funny. Both kids and adults will enjoy learning about stem cells this way. I’ve taken a screenshot above to show you the kind of interface. What do you think of Go, go stem cells? Do you know of other stem cell educational resources on-line?

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I’ve been working on a stem cell outreach program for education (SCOPE) the last couple years. The mission of SCOPE is “stem cells not lost in translation”. What is SCOPE? I’ve got a white paper up on key facts and considerations for stem cells in dozens of languages. More than 120,000 people across the globe visited a SCOPE page in 2013. One of the great successes of SCOPE has been our Spanish language page. In 2013 alone, that page called ¿Qué son las células madre? had …Read More