STEM CELL

an undifferentiated cell that can divide to produce any sort of specialised tissue. This can act as a continuous repair system for living things. They are found in embryos and in tissue stem cells of adults.

STEM CELL: "Stem cell research has to deal with a lot of ethical questions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STEM CELL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stem-cell/ (accessed July 13, 2020).
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