Recently there has been a lot of interest in stem cells. The ability to repair and regenerate, which then helps restore form and function, has been a quest for science for many years and represents the holy grail of medicine. Stem cells can regenerate, and this ability and recent advancements have increased the interest in stem cells.
In 1996, Dolly the sheep was cloned1 using stem cells from the mammary gland. This iconic event increased interest in stem cells and led to a tremendous increase in research be