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What is Stem Cell ?

Stem cells are unspecialized cells that have two defining properties: the ability to differentiate into other cells and the ability to self-regenerate.

According to The Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Stem cells are unique in their ability to self-renew: to divide and create two cells, each identical to the original. Understanding stem cell self-renewal is central to understanding how organisms are made and maintained, and may lead to insights that permit physicians to modulate tissue regeneration and repair in their patients.

India’s Economy Hits the Wall

We have a government in New Delhi with the best brains, the dream team — Oxford-educated Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Harvard-educated Finance Minister P. Chidambaram. If they don’t deliver, then what?

Just six months ago, India was looking good. Nothing, it seemed, could stop the forward march of this Asian nation.