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A new study by scientists at NHGRI, suggests that iPSCs do not develop more mutations than cells that are duplicated by subcloning.
… any adult cell to its earliest stage of development (a pluripotent stem cell) and change it into different types of cells in the body. … Called induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), this technique opens … mutations. A new study by scientists at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of the National …
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Dr. Manfred Boehm is a an adjunct investigator for the Office of the Clinical Director at NHGRI.
… … Publications … Manfred Boehm, M.D. … Manfred Boehm, human vascular diseases, precision medicine, human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs), arterial calcification … …
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A stem cell is a cell with the potential to form many of the different cell types found in the body.
Stem Cell … A stem cell is a cell with the potential to form many of the … of the different cell types found in the body. When stem cells divide, they can form more stem cells or other cells that perform specialized functions. …
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Scientists set their sights on chromatin - the DNA-protein complex that packages DNA into chromosomes in the cell - to better understand how the genome works.
… its make-up is different among cell types, even among cells that are similar. Investigators from two National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)-funded programs, the … what to do - among three types of cells: mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells, embryonic fibroblasts and hematopoietic …
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A cell is the basic building block of living things.
… … A cell is the basic building block of living things. All cells can be sorted into one of two groups: eukaryotes and … not. Plants and animals are made of numerous eukaryotic cells, while many microbes, such as bacteria, consist of single cells. An adult human body is estimated to contain between 10 and 100 …
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TCGA researchers have found that chromophobe renal cell carcinoma stems partly from gene alterations in the mitochondria, the cell's energy supplier.
… by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), both parts of the … and is a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. NIH is the primary federal agency conducting …
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Cynthia Tifft, M.D., Ph.D. is the deputy clinical director for the National Human Genome Research Institute.
… in 1996. In 2009, she was recruited to the National Human Genome Research Institute as deputy clinical director, … of these disorders, the Proia/Tifft team have generated induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells from a patient with infantile …
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A somatic cell is any cell of the body except sperm and egg cells.
… Somatic Cells … A somatic cell is any cell of the body except sperm and egg cells. … Cell, Chromosome, Diploid, Mutation, Germ Line … Somatic cells are the cells in the body other than sperm and egg …
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A cell cycle is a series of events that takes place in a cell as it grows and divides.
… mitosis, and completes its division. The resulting cells, known as daughter cells, each enter their own interphase and begin a new round …
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Dr. David Bodine is the chief of and senior investigator in NHGRI's Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch.
… and Head of the Hematopoiesis Section at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). NHGRI is one of the … served on the Scientific Advisory Boards of the Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, the National Disease … All of these cells are derived from a small population of pluripotent hematopoietic stem cells. As pluripotent