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Stem cell

Introduction: Stem cell

Description of Stem cell

Stem cell: A cell from which other types of cells develop. Blood cells develop from blood-forming stem cells.
Source: National Institute of Health

Stem cell: relatively undifferentiated cells of the same lineage that retain the ability to divide and cycle throughout postnatal life to provide cells that can become specialized and take the place of those that die or are lost.
Source: CRISP

Stem cell: Relatively undifferentiated cells that retain the ability to divide and proliferate throughout postnatal life to provide progenitor cells that can differentiate into specialized cells.
Source: MeSH 2007

Stem cell: Related Topics

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