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Method to Deliver Molecules Within Embryonic Stem Cells Improves Differentiation
April 9, 2008
New research shows that delivering molecules within aggregates of embryonic stem cells via biodegradable microspheres, enhances the efficiency and purity of differentiation.
Georgia Institute of Technology Research News
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