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Published: 01 December 2021

160 Pages | 16 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198869290

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Stem Cells: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

Jonathan Slack

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains the nature of stem cells and introduces the different kinds of stem cells
  • Explores their important applications in the treatment of disease and injuries
  • Describes the rise of popular but false stem cell treatments, and how to distinguish between real and fake therapies
  • Considers current research using stem cells and possible developments over the coming years
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide

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