Ready for Prime Time? Creating new eggs through stem cell technology.

Posted by on Sep 29, 2018 in Stem Cells
Ready for Prime Time? Creating new eggs through stem cell technology.

On September 20th, the journal Science published an article by Yamashiro et al titled:” Generation of human oogonia from induced pluripotential stem cells in vitro.” Oogonia are the cells that make eggs. Women generate 6- 7 million eggs while still in the womb, and no more after that (according to conventional thinking), so the production […]