What are Stem Cells and How Can They Be Used?

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You’ve probably already heard about stem cells and their healing power. Several disease can be treated by using stem cells treatments and therapies, pulmonary fibrosis being one of them. But what exactly are stem cells and how can they be so versatile to be able to be used as a treatment for so many different diseases? In this video from SciShow, Hank takes you through some facts and useful information about what these cells are, what they’re good for, where they come from, and how they can be used in medicine.

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