candidate stem cell

candidate stem cell

a stem cell in the hemopoietic system whose function is only assumed.
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ReNeuron Group plc (LSE: RENE),Guildford, UK, has announced that initial in vivo testing of its ReN004 candidate stem cell lines shows them to have attributes that may favor the reversal of the neurological deficits seen in Parkinson's disease.
Coles of the University of Toronto and her colleagues have now isolated candidate stem cells from a similar region in adult mice.