Human lung stem cells: has the future arrived?

Journal Article

An intriguing paper was recently published that describes c-kit-positive human lung stem cells that self-renew and differentiate into multiple lineages. While these findings are potentially therapeutically exciting, several questions remain to be answered. We review the paper and the issues that have arisen.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hanna, JM; Onaitis, MW

Published Date

  • 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 259 - 260

PubMed ID

  • 22443640

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1532-9488

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2011.10.009


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States