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Stem cells and drug discovery: the beginning of a new era?

Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology and Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138, USA.
Cell (Impact Factor: 31.96). 03/2008; 132(4):549-52. DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2008.02.010
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ABSTRACT Much of the attention focused on stem cells relates to their use in cell replacement therapy; however, stem cells may also transform the way in which therapeutics are discovered and validated.

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