Immune privilege for stem cells: Not as simple as it looked

Ann Patricia Chidgey, Richard Lennox Boyd

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    A recent paper in PNAS (Swijnenburg et al., 2008) reveals that human embryonic stem cells are not immune privileged. Potential therapeutic use of these cells will thus depend on the development of new strategies to counter foreign graft rejection by patient immune systems.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)357 - 358
    Number of pages2
    JournalCell Stem Cell
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

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