6. Exploring Other Stem Cell Sources

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

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch6

Stem Cells for Dummies®

Stem Cells for Dummies®

How to Cite

Goldstein, L. S.B. and Schneider, M. (2010) Exploring Other Stem Cell Sources, in Stem Cells for Dummies®, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269244.ch6

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470259283

Online ISBN: 9781118269244



  • embryonic stem cells;
  • pluripotency;
  • umbilical cord;
  • nuclear transfer;
  • genetic material


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Why the Uproar?

  • Understanding Nuclear Transfer Techniques

  • Exploring Other Techniques for Generating Pluripotent Cells

  • Investigating Other Pluripotent Cell Types