Stem cells: what? how? why?

In this webinar I would like to explore with you the young and fast developing field of stem cells. We will be answering 3 simple questions and finding a lot of interesting facts along the way:
1. What are stem cells? Did you know we have more than one type?
2. How do we get stem cells? Did you know that there was a Nobel prize awarded to the person that found out how to make stem cells from skin cells?
3. Why do we use stem cells? Did you know we can use them to find out what is the best drug treatments for a specific patient?

See more about the speaker: Liliana Pedro
Available in English and Portguese
Recommended for students aged 12+
Life Sciences Medicine