Archive for January, 2010

iPS cells named “Method of the Year” in 2009

Author: Stem Cell Network, 01/19/10

The journal Nature Methods recently announced induced pluripotent stem cells as Method of the Year 2009 for its potential for biological discovery. In the few short years since their discovery by Japanese researcher Shinya Yamanaka, iPS cells have become one of the most studied – and promising – cell types to model disease. iPS are…Read more