Science News 2014(English)

Pluripotent stem cells -Mass production culture technology on the horizon-

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Running Time : 5minutes

Japanese edition has been published in Oct 21, 2014

Overview

Interest in regenerative medicine using embryonic stem cells and induced pluripotent stem cells has surged in recent years.
Now, in order to realize the potential of these cells for medical applications, a novel technology is developed to produce pluripotent stem cells in large numbers.

Cast

Norio Nakatsuji(Professor, Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences, Kyoto Univer-sity),
Tomomi Otsuji(Research Associate, Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences, Kyoto University)