Monday, June 26, 2006

Petri Dish Discovery

I just read an amazing article in Nature about stem cells from the same source being able to successfully differentiate into both sperm and eggs. This would enable infertile couples to have their own biological children. It also means that, in a sense, the cells from a man could produce eggs and from a woman sperm. I am both fascinated and astonished.

click on title above for link to article.

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