Stem Cells, 2nd Edition

by
Evelyn B. Kellyauthor

Evelyn B. Kelly, PhD, is adjunct professor at Saint Leo University in St. Leo, Florida, and a freelance writer on medical topics.

Stem Cells, 2nd Edition

20190731

Greenwood

Pages 256
Topics Adult Stem Cells;Bone and Joint Stem Cell Treatments;Embryonic Stem Cells;Endocrine System Stem Cell Therapies;Ethical Opposition to Stem Cells;History of Stem Cell Research;Nervous System Stem Cell Therapies;Public Expectations vs. Medical Realities;Regenerative Medicine

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Stem Cells, 2nd Edition

Author(s): Kelly, Evelyn;
Contributors: Kelly, Evelyn;
Abstract:

This accessibly written book explores the different types of stem cells, their current and potential future medical applications, and the many controversies that surround their creation and use.


• Offers additional and updated information since the first edition, including expanded coverage of popularly contested topics such as weight loss medications and genetic contributors to obesity

• Examines key issues related to obesity, such as whether or not someone can be healthy and obese

• Highlights key ideas and debates discussed in the book through illuminating case studies that use engaging real-world scenarios

• Provides readers with a helpful Directory of Resources to guide their search for additional information

SortTitle: stem cells, 2nd edition
Edition: 2
Keyword(s): Adult Stem Cells; Bone and Joint Stem Cell Treatments; Embryonic Stem Cells; Endocrine System Stem Cell Therapies; Ethical Opposition to Stem Cells; History of Stem Cell Research; Nervous System Stem Cell Therapies; Public Expectations vs. Medical Realities; Regenerative Medicine
Author Info:
Evelyn B. Kellyauthor

Evelyn B. Kelly, PhD, is adjunct professor at Saint Leo University in St. Leo, Florida, and a freelance writer on medical topics.

eISBN-13: 9781440865978
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440865961
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 256
Publication Date: 20190731
Series: Health and Medical Issues Today