Handbook of Stem Cells, Two-Volume Set: Volume 1-Embryonic by Robert Lanza,Irving Weissman,James Thomson,Roger

By Robert Lanza,Irving Weissman,James Thomson,Roger Pedersen,Brigid Hogan,John Gearhart,Helen Blau,Douglas Melton,Malcolm Moore,Catherine Verfaillie,E. Donnall Thomas,Michael West,James A. Thomson,Michael D. West

New discoveries within the box of stem cellphone examine have often seemed within the information and in medical literature. examine during this zone delivers to steer to new cures for melanoma, center affliction, diabetes, and a large choice of alternative ailments.

This two-volume reference integrates this fascinating sector of biology, combining the necessities for a common realizing of grownup and embryonic stem cells, the instruments, tools, and experimental protocols had to learn and signify stem cells and progenitor populations, in addition to a presentation through the world's specialists of what's at the moment recognized approximately each one particular organ approach.

The editors of the Handbook of Stem Cells contain: Robert Lanza, Helen Blau, John Gearhart, Brigid Hogan, Douglas Melton, Malcolm Moore, Roger Pedersen, E. Donnall Thomas, James Thomson, Catherine Verfaillie, Irving Weissman, and Michael West. The Editorial Board comprises: W. French Anderson, Peter Andrews, Anthony Atala, Jose Cibelli, Giulio Cossu, Robert Edwards, Martin Evans, Elaine Fuchs, Margaret Fuller, Fred Gage, Richard Gardner, Margaret Goodell, Ronald eco-friendly, William Haseltine, Joseph Itskovitz-Eldor, Rudolf Jaenisch, Ihor Lemischka, Dame Anne McLaren, Richard Mulligan, Stuart Orkin, Martin Pera, Benjamin Reubinoff, Janet Rossant, Hans Scholer, Austin Smith, Evan Snyder, Davor Solter, Alan Trounson, and Leonard Zon.

This entire set can be a much-needed addition to the library of scholars and researchers alike.

* offers accomplished assurance in this hugely topical subject
* comprises contributions by means of the main gurus and ultimate names within the box of stem phone research
* The accompanying CD-ROM contains over 250 colour figures

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