Avian Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Derived Using Human Reprogramming Factors

Monday, October 10, 2011

For the first time in a non-mammalian species, induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) have been derived in the quail. This intriguing article demonstrates that human reprogramming factors POU5F1,…

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Chimeric Pigs Produced from Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Demonstrate Germline Transmission and No Evidence of Tumor Formation in Young Pigs

Monday, September 5, 2011

Read our landmark paper “Chimeric Pigs Produced from Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Demonstrate Germline Transmission and No Evidence of Tumor Formation in Young Pigs” published in the journal…

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Chimera Generation

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

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Visit Our Poster At Swine in Biomedical Research Conference 2011

Friday, July 15, 2011

Come visit the West Lab poster “Pig Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells are Capable of Generating Normal Chimeric Pigs and Undergo Neural Differentiation In Vitro” at the Swine in…

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The West Laboratory at ISSCR 2011: Chimeras and Tumors

Friday, June 17, 2011

The West Lab presented some of their groundbreaking research focusing on tumorigenicity and developmental aspects of chimeric pigs derived from induced pluripotent stem cells. The poster raised a…

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