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LIFE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES: Patient In A Dish: Toxicologists Embrace Stem Cells

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Science  14 Mar 2014:
Vol. 343, Issue 6176, pp. 1267-1269
DOI: 10.1126/science.343.6176.1267

Summary

Toxicity assays based on embryonic and adult stem cells could soon replace unreliable cellular and animal testing, helping toxicologists detect which drugs might be dangerous long before they reach the market.