Stem Cells and Organ Transplantation: Resetting Our Biological Clocks

  • H. G. StratmannEmail author
Part of the Science and Fiction book series (SCIFICT)


The human body has only a limited ability to repair itself. Illness, injury, and aging can overwhelm its built-in capability to replace dysfunctional, damaged, or destroyed tissues. We can at best only partly regenerate our organs and cannot grow back a whole limb.


Stem Cell Mesenchymal Stem Cell Human Leukocyte Antigen Cancer Stem Cell Neural Stem Cell 
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