Susan Solomon: The promise of research with stem cells

Calling them “our bodies’ own repair kits,” Susan Solomon advocates research using lab-grown stem cells. By growing individual pluripotent stem cell lines, her team creates testbeds that could accelerate research into curing diseases — and perhaps lead to individualized treatment, targeted not just to a particular disease but a particular person.

 Source: Susan Solomon: The promise of research with stem cells | Talk Video | TED.com http://www.ted.com/talks/susan_solomon_the_promise_of_research_with_stem_cells

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