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Stem cells: lineage tracing lets single cells talk about their past

Nature Methodsvolume 15pages411414 (2018) | Download Citation

Multipotent stem cells can become a variety of cell types. A flurry of new approaches enable lineage tracing at single-cell resolution.

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