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The International Stem Cell Initiative: toward benchmarks for human embryonic stem cell research

Nature Biotechnologyvolume 23pages795797 (2005) | Download Citation

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An international consortium is comparing the properties of 75 human embryonic stem cell lines.

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  1. Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK

    • Peter W Andrews
  2. Department of Genetics, Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 91904, Israel

    • Nissim Benvenisty
  3. Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, 20892, Maryland, USA

    • Ron McKay
  4. Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University and the Australian Stem Cell Center, Clayton, 3800, Victoria, Australia

    • Martin F Pera
  5. The Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, M5G1X5, Ontario, Canada

    • Janet Rossant
  6. Department of Experimental Medical Science, Section of Developmental Biology, Lund University, Lund, SE-22184, Sweden

    • Henrik Semb
  7. The National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, South Mimms, Potters Bar, EN6 3QG, Hertfordshire, UK

    • Glyn N Stacey

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  1. The Steering Committee of the International Stem Cell Initiative

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Correspondence to Peter W Andrews or Martin F Pera.

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