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t cells vs stem cells

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
What are stem cells: Stem cell is undiffereciated cell of a multicellular organism, that is capable of giving rise to indefinitely more cells of the same type.There are tw ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
There are: Lots of different "stem cells." there is work in this area on embryonic stem cells. We do not have this technology for clinical applications, and ce ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience in Pediatrics
Many sources: The most frequently obtained from the bone marrow. Other sources include the pulp of teeth, fat cells too.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Stem cells: For which condition.Stem cells are being used for many different conditions.
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A female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience in Pediatrics
2 ways: Stem cells are obtained through a series of bone marrow aspirations, usually from the posterior superior area of the pelvis. They can also be collect ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
May be: Science has not evolved enough to provide a clear cut answer, with examples. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole gra ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Berns
19 years experience in Pathology
A starter cell: A stem cell is a cell that produces more specialized cells. If you imagine all of the possible finished cells as leaves on a tree, with in between ce ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
26 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Stem: Two types, embryonic which cells can develop into any tissue or organ; adult - cells which are within tissues to help maintain themselves or regenerat ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Wrong Forum: I am sorry, but our private musings about science are not in any way the purpose of Health Tap. We are here to teach, and help patients with real med ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
26 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Yes: Harvesting of fat stem-stromal cells & bone marrow is possible. Some are storing these (cryopres) for future applicaitons. Lipoaspiration provides th ... Read More

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