Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 10, Cell Growth and Division - 10.4 - Cell Differentiation - 10.4 Assessment - Page 297: 2b


Embryonic stem cells and adult stem cells are both undifferentiated cells.

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The embryonic stem cell has much more differentiation ability whereas adult stem cells are greatly limited. Adult stem cells have a risk of teratomas whereas embryonic ones do not.
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