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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porcine induced pluripotent stem cells

Sunday, May 1, 2011

These cells come in as many colors as there maybe potential cures discovered by their use. Pig iPSCs: POU5F1 (red), SOX2 (green), DNA (blue).

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chimeric pigs generated from iPS cells

Friday, April 1, 2011

…and 29 chimeric pigs were born into the world. This is the first derivation of live chimeric animals generated from iPS cells in any species outside of the…

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An Exciting Talk and Discussion with the Atlanta Chapter of the ARCS Foundation.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Dr. West gave a talk at the January Business meeting of the ARCS Foundation Atlanta Chapter. He discussed his groundbreaking work in the differentiation of stem cells into…

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Paving A New Way With Pigs

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Georgia Trend Magazine Jerry Grillo, September 2010 Two UGA scientists make a remarkable breakthrough Reproduction can be pressing business, fraught with challenges. But two University of Georgia scientists…

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