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ABORTED FETUS [1 record]

Record 1 2017-12-06


Subject field(s)
  • Reproduction (Medicine)
  • Biotechnology

Stem cells can be obtained in a few different ways. One way is to extract the cells from an aborted fetus.


  • Reproduction (Médecine)
  • Biotechnologie

Une équipe [de chercheurs] a annoncé que les tissus ovariens de fœtus avortés entre la 22e et la 33e semaine pouvaient, après mise en culture, donner des ovules.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Reproducción (Medicina)
  • Biotecnología

[...] Desarrollo biotecnológico que prevee el aislamiento y la manipulación de las células estaminales humanas del adulto, del cordón umbilical y del feto abortado [...]

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