Title

Stem Cells

Faculty Advisor

Adams, David S.

Abstract

This IQP describes the impact of stem cell technology on society. The different types of stem cells including adult, embryonic, and cord, along with the medical potential each type. The project concludes that although there is great potential with clinical stem cell therapies for curing disease and injuries, many legal and ethical obstacles need to be overcome for human ES cell therapies can be conducted.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

August 2006

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Biology and Biotechnology

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