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Treating Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) is a disorder driven by overproliferating leukemia cells in bone marrow and blood. Targeted therapy uses thyrosine kinase inhibitors to inhibit leukemia cells, but fails...
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Igor Slukvin, Kran Suknuntha | P130277US02

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Method for Generating Primate Trophoblasts

Embryonic stem cells are undifferentiated cells that can differentiate into a number of progenitor cell types. A trophoblast is a differentiated cell that is a precursor of the cells which participate...
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James Thomson, Ren-He Xu | W03002US

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Method of Forming Dendritic Cells from Embryonic Stem Cells

Dendritic cells are used as a base for vaccines and in the study of antigen processing within the human body. However, obtaining large quantities of the cells, which are generated in bone marrow, is l...
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Igor Slukvin, James Thomson, Maksym Vodyanyk, Maryna Gumenyuk | P04434US

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