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Joseph Panno

Full Name: Joseph Panno
Number of Works: 20
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ISBN: 081606931X, 9780816069316
Keywords: ethical, controversy, applications, medical, cell, research, stem
Pages: 178
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

This is an informative reference to the technological advances, applications, and issues of stem cell research. The past few years have seen controversy and debate surrounding stem cell research. Because skin cells have the capability to divide - unlike most of the cells in our body - our skin can heal itself through the division of cells. Scientists have attempted to apply this concept to major organs, trying to see if stem cells can be used to make the repairs that post-mitotic cells cannot. "Stem Cell Research" is a comprehensive and interesting introduction to this popular new sc
ISBN: 0816083304, 9780816083305
Keywords: research, cell, stem
Pages: 280
Published: 2010
  • Rating: 80%

Stem Cell Research, Revised Edition investigates the different types of stem cells, how they are studied in the laboratory, and how they are used to treat disease or heal bodily organs. Stem cells are "special" cells that can divide over an indefinite period of time and produce a wide variety of specialized cell types.The volume includes information oncontroversy and debate over researchethical issuesinductionlegal issuesmedical applicationsstem cellstherapeutic cloningunreal expectations of researchThe book contains more than 60 color photographs and line illustrations, a Resource C
ISBN: 0816068461, 9780816068463
Keywords: aging
Pages: 264
Published: 2009

The New Biology is a 10-volume set that has evolved to accommodate new material and new areas of research, in keeping with the expansion of the biological disciplines and the development and application of research technologies in and out of the scientific laboratory. Since its publication several years ago, the set now includes four new volumes that focus on issues that cover the spectrum of human health, maintenance, and stability.Aging, Revised Edition is a compelling examination of this fascinating subject, from natural processes to technological developments, that describes the most up-to
ISBN: 081606850X, 9780816068500
Keywords: therapy, gene
Pages: 256
Published: 2010

The New Biology is a 10-volume set has evolved to accommodate new material and new areas of research, in keeping with the expansion of the biological disciplines and the development and application of research technologies in and out of the scientific laboratory. Since its publication several years ago, the set now includes four new volumes that focus on issues that cover the spectrum of human health, maintenance, and stability.Gene Therapy Revised Edition is a compelling examination of this controversial form of treatment that faces close scrutiny by the public, the media, and the government.
ISBN: 0816068488, 9780816068487
Keywords: cancer
Pages: 264
Published: 2009