Growing kidney tissue from stem cells: How far from "party Trick" to medical application?

Little, Melissa H. (2016) Growing kidney tissue from stem cells: How far from "party Trick" to medical application?. Cell Stem Cell, 18 6: 695-698. doi:10.1016/j.stem.2016.05.015


Author Little, Melissa H.
Title Growing kidney tissue from stem cells: How far from "party Trick" to medical application?
Journal name Cell Stem Cell   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1875-9777
1934-5909
Publication date 2016-06-02
Year available 2016
Sub-type Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
DOI 10.1016/j.stem.2016.05.015
Open Access Status Not Open Access
Volume 18
Issue 6
Start page 695
End page 698
Total pages 4
Place of publication Cambridge, United States
Publisher Cell Press
Collection year 2017
Language eng
Formatted abstract
The successful generation of kidney-like structures from human pluripotent stem cells, although slower to come than other tissue types, brings the hope of new therapies. While the demand for alternative treatments for kidney failure is acute, huge challenges remain to move these exciting but preliminary results toward clinical use.
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Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
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