SSSCR Presents: Stem Cells

Extending the Frontiers of Knowledge Canada has always been at the very forefront of stem cell research. From being used for bone marrow transplants to treat cancers such as leukemia, to recent clinical trials that use neural stem cells to treat spinal cord injuries, stem cells have the capacity to repair and mend our bodies. It is safe to say that the field is a stepping stone to transforming and restructuring health care as we know it. The prospects of stem cells seem quite straight forward, but one aspect remains unclear to the majority of the public: what is...

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