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What Are The Pros And Cons Of Stem Cells? - YouTube

http://www.arthritistreatmentcenter.com What exactly are the pros and cons of stem cells? Most people are unsure as to what types of stem cells are available...
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Embryonic:
Pros: Capiable of becoming any tissue in the body very easly and fast. One day they may become very abundent
Cons: A of right now they are very hard to get. Obvious ethnical issues due to the major source of these types being fetuses. There is a possiablilty of malignancy witch is like cancer the cells grow to much and spiral out of control.
Allogeneic donar cells (adult stem cells):
Pros: They are avaliable now they are collected from healthy adults. Very large numbers of these types of stem cells can be collected. They have many uses. Takes the ethnical contraversy out of the picture.
Cons: Not as many uses as embronic stem cells. Unforseen genitic issues can not awalys know the genetic history of the donar. There is a chance of infected transmission.
Adult messenchymal stem cells:
Pros: They are very avalable they are collected from bone marrow and collect 5 to 10 million at a time. Using the donars own cells so theres no infection or rejection to worry about. Current protocalls used are very effective.
Cons: There is no standardization. This type is can be subjected to abuse. To use these types of stem cells it requires alot of skill.
Induced Pluripotiental mesenchymal cells:
Pros: They are pluralpurposal. They can "turn the clock back" so that these cells act like embronic cells. Great early data. Possiably the most potiental of all the cells.
Cons: In the very early stages.

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What are stem cells? - Craig A. Kohn - YouTube

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-are-stem-cells-craig-a-kohn Is personalized medicine for individual bodies in our future? Possibly -- with t...
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Stem cell are cells are cells that are undiffrenteated witch mean they have no structers or functions.  They however have the potentional to become anyother cell in your body.  Stem cells are produced to replace other cells when they die such as the liver walls witch are replaced every four days.  The hope of stem cells is to become  someones own personilized medican.  Using stem cells to repair your body is know as regenetive medican.  Adult stem cells or tissue specific stem cells are located in muscles, skin, liver, nerves, and blood.  Stem cells go far beyond just treatment they can be use to learn how the body creates new cells.  

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Stem cell patient grows a NOSE on her back 8 years after treatment

Stem cell patient grows a NOSE on her back 8 years after treatment | Annotated Bibliography | Scoop.it
The unnamed woman, a US citizen, had tissue from her nose implanted in her spine in order to treat nerve damage.
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A 22 year old whos face was damaged in a traffic accident has had sucessfully had a nose grown threw the process of stem cells. Even tho stem cells are in the earliest stages of developement we are able to grow a nose. Think of the endless possiabliltys. Hearts, kidneys, livers witch are almost impossable to get from a doner. With a sococity whos obeisty rate is threw the roof, more and more people need organ transplants, but theres simpley not enough to go around. Stem cells have been proven that they can produce functioning life saving organs but are still illegal to practice in the United States.

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Scientists Fabricate Rudimentary Human Livers

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Researchers who began with human stem cells derived from skin report that tiny livers like those seen early in fetal life grew into functioning organ buds when transplanted into mice.
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Kolata, Gina. "Scientists Fabricate Rudimentary Human Livers." The New York Times. The New York Times, 03 July 2013. Web. 09 July 2014. Stem Cells wile still very conserversial could be the next step in medical technology. Scientest have now sucessfully created tiny human livers from stem cells. The livers were sucessfully implanted on mice. The livers grew and produced liver proteins and metabolized drugs as human livers do. This is one of the first cases that a human stem cells haved been been use to created a solid organ and is an extradnordy break through in stem cell research. Stem cell research has come so far sence first discovered from human embros to skin cells. Then the researchers transplanted the livers into mice putting them on the brain and into the abdomen.The livers grew and developed blood supplies. They made human liver proteins and also metabolized drugs that human livers metabolize.

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What are stem cells? - Craig A. Kohn - YouTube

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-are-stem-cells-craig-a-kohn Is personalized medicine for individual bodies in our future? Possibly -- with t...
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Stem cell are cells that are undiffrenteated witch mean they have no structers or functions.  They however have the potentional to become anyother cell in your body.  Stem cells are produced to replace other cells when they die such as the liver walls witch are replaced every four days.  The hope of stem cells is to become  someones own personilized medican.  Using stem cells to repair your body is know as regenetive medican.  Adult stem cells or tissue specific stem cells are located in muscles, skin, liver, nerves, and blood.  Stem cells go far beyond just treatment they can be use to learn how the body creates new cells.  

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Pros and cons... the unique properties of stem cells! - YouTube

http://www.stemcellsarthritistreatment.com So what makes stem cells suitable for arthritis treatment? Stem cells differ from other cells. All stem cells—rega...
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All stems cells have 3 propertys they can divide, they are unspecilized and the can become specilized.Pros: Stem that prorifirlate for months in the lab can produce millions of cells. If they stay unspecilized they can have long term self renewal. They can give rise to specialized cells like muscel, blood and nerve cells. Muscel, blood and nerve cells do not normally regenerate them selfs, so having something like stem cells that can fill in the place of these is crucial to modern day medician and you do not have to worry if the body will take because unlike a forgien body in a transplant its your own dna that is used.

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New stem cell technique bypasses ethical concerns

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Stem cell and cloning research using human cells remain controversial, even though it is nearly 20 years since Dolly the sheep became the first mammal to be cloned. One of the main reasons for this controversy…
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It is nothing new that stem cell research is one of the most controversial subjects in the modern era. The controversy lies in the way that stem cells use to be collected. They were taken from unfertilized eggs from human females witch brings ethics in to modern medican. Now scientist have found a new way to bypass this. Witch is to focus on cell division. Dr. Mitalipov injected the nuclei of two non reproductive cell into both cells of the two cell embryo that has just undergone its first cell division. The main point of Mitalipov`s research is not cloning but making stem cells. Mitalipov is one of the first scientist who is not looking at the embryo side of stem cells but the collier splitting side of stem cells. This critical step of stem cells is one of many ways that new science is taking the controversial side of stem cell research.

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http://stemcells.nih.gov/info/basics/pages/basics6.aspx

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"Frequently Asked Questions." What Are the Potential Uses of Human Stem Cells and the Obstacles That Must Be Overcome before These Potential Uses Will Be Realized? [Stem Cell Information]. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 July 2014. The main study on stem cells is to find out how undiffrenteated stem cells become diffrenteated. Not only will they be used to treat paitents they will be use to learn how to prevent abnormal cell division witch lead to cancer and birth defects. A hope for the future is to learn how to control stem cells so they can be use to test new types of medician on diffrent parts of the body. People who have type 1 diabetes the pancreas cells that produce insulin are destroyed by the immune system. New studies show that it may be possible harness human embryonic stem cells to form insulin producing cells that eventually could be used in transplantation therapy for people with diabetes. To harness stem cells to the fullest scientest have to be able to make stem cells proliferate extensively and generate sufficient quantities of tissue, differentiate into the desired cell type, survive in the recipient after transplant, integrate into the surrounding tissue after transplant, function appropriately for the duration of the recipient's life, avoid harming the recipient in every way constiently.

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