12. Where We Are Now: Stem Cell Treatments, Trials, and Possibilities

  1. Lawrence S.B. Goldstein PhD and
  2. Meg Schneider

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch12

Stem Cells for Dummies®

Stem Cells for Dummies®

How to Cite

Goldstein, L. S.B. and Schneider, M. (2010) Where We Are Now: Stem Cell Treatments, Trials, and Possibilities, in Stem Cells for Dummies®, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470259283

Online ISBN: 9781118269244

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Keywords:

  • embryonic stem cell;
  • blastocysts;
  • blood disorders;
  • immune systems;
  • metastasis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Looking at Treatments That Work Well Now

  • Assessing Treatments Currently Being Tested

  • Investigating Promising Leads

  • Exploring the Human Potential in Animal Treatments

  • Understanding the Challenges of Clinical Trials and Experimental Treatments