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StemCellShorts: What are induced pluripotent stem cells?

What are induced pluripotent stem cells? Narrated by Dr. Mick Bhatia

Celebrated by the 2012 Nobel Prize in Medicine, a type of cell known as an "induced pluripotent stem cell" or "iPS cell" has important implications for the emerging field of biomedical technology. In this video, Canadian scientist Dr. Mick Bhatia explains how iPS cells are created and how they can be used to create new therapies for human disease.