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  • Stem Cell Basics These pages present a basic overview of stem cells and their potential uses.
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Answers common questions about stem cells, healthcare, research and policy, cell line availability, and funding.
  • Stem Cell Reports These NIH publications provide a review of the state of the science of stem cell research. Stem Cells: Scientific Progress and Future Research Directions was written in 2001, and the first 5 chapters of Regenerative Medicine were written in 2006. NIH is adding new material to Regenerative Medicine as new areas of scientific research emerge.
  • Research Ethics and Stem Cells Stem cell research has generated much interest and public debate. This page outlines the ethical issue and provides links to related online resources.
  • Stem Cells and Diseases Can stem cells cure diseases? This page discusses their therapeutic potential.
  • Glossary Definitions of terms and acronyms used throughout the site.
  • Downloads Illustrations and photographs that are available for download.
  • Links to Related Resources A list of other online resources you can use to find more information about stem cells. Includes an annotated bibliography and links to directories and databases, disease-specific organizations and advocacy groups, educational resources, international research, news sources, professional associations, related federal government sites, and research programs at universities and institutions.