Human Skin Cells Become Beating Heart Tissue

By Wesley J. Smith Ethical regenerative medical research–specifically, adult and induced pluripotent stem cell research–keep making great strides forward. Now human skin cells have been transformed into pluripotent stem cells [able to form virtually any cell], and thence into beating heart tissue. From the Independent story: A team of scientists from Massachusetts General Hospital and …

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