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Genes 2010, 1(1), 4-8;

The Secret Lives of Pluripotent Cells: There and Back Again

Institute of Laboratory Animal Science, University of Zürich, Wintherthurerstrasse 190, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland
Received: 3 March 2010 / Accepted: 4 March 2010 / Published: 9 March 2010
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Natural and Induced Pluripotency in Stem Cells)
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Embryonic stem cells (ESCs) and induced pluripotent stem cells (IPSCs) hold great promise for the therapeutic treatment of human diseases, but their functional similarity, their stability and especially the mechanism underlying their derivation are not yet clearly explained. [...] View Full-Text
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