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COMMENTARY/Industry-Academia Cooperation Essential for Practical Use of iPS Cells

April 21, 2008
Moves to find practical applications for human induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells in the fields of regenerative medicine and drug discovery are gaining momentum. The government will build up in FY2008 a consortium of researchers from around the country centered…

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