Posts Tagged ‘putative lung stem cells’

Human Lung Stem Cells: A Breathtaking Discovery?

Posted by • May 11th, 2011

Stem cells are special cells that can self-renew and give rise to many different cell types.  Certain body parts, like the blood and intestine, are known to regenerate in adults from multipotent stem cell populations.  Other organs, like the lungs, traditionally have not been thought to possess such cells. In a paper published this week in… Read More…