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National Academy of Sciences. 2003. Regenerative Medicine. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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Front Matter i-iv
1 Introduction: Stem cells at the dawn of the 21st Century 1-2
2 Nuclear reprogramming and stem cell creation 3-6
3 Maintenance of stem cell populations in plants 7-13
4 Stem cells of the skin epitheliulm 14-19
5 Screening for mammalian neural genes via fluorescence-activated cell sorter purification of neural precursors from Sox1-gfp knock-in mice 20-25
6 Normal and leukemic hematopoiesis: Are leukemias a stem cell disorder or a reacquisition of stem cell characteristics? 26-33
7 Little evidence of bone marrow-derived hepatocytes in the replacement of injured liver 34-37
8 Neuroectodermal differentiation from mouse multipotent adult progenitor cells 38-44
9 Ingestion of bacterially expressed double-stranded RNA inhibits gene expression in planarians 45-49
10 Genetic and functional differences between multipotent neural and pluripotent embryonic stem cells 50-56
11 Indian hedgehog and B-catenin signaling: Role in the sebaceous lineage of normal and neoplastic mammalian epidermis 57-64
12 The origin and liver repopulating capacity of murine oval cells 65-72
13 Activation of Notch signaling pathway precedes heart regeneration in zebrafish 73-79
14 In vivo regeneration of murine prostate from dissocated cell populations of postnatal epithelia and urogenital sinus mesenchyme 80-87
15 Enhanced hematopoietic differentiation of embryonic stem cells conditionally expressing Stat5 88-94
16 Nonhuman primate parthenogenetic stem cells 95-100
17 One strategy for cell and gene therapy: Harnessing the power of adult stem cells to repair tissues 101-107
18 Therapeutic cloning in the mouse 108-112

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