Research on stem cells can confuse a person not familiar with the field: What is an embryonic stem cell? What is an adult stem cell? What is a pluripotent cell, compared to a unipotent one? Luis Parada, Ph.D., Chair of Developmental Biology, reviews the science of stem cells, and how current animal models provide biological information that is applicable to human biology and disease, during the President’s Lecture on January 29, 2008.

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