Stem Cell Research : Stem Cells Essay

1234 Words Sep 29th, 2014 5 Pages
Stem Cells Evaluative Essay
This is a general essay for one who may or may not be going into to stem cells on the different kind of stem cells we are determining price of each of the different stem cells the ethics and its plasticity. What are stem cells? Stem Cells are an undifferentiated cell of a multicellular organism that is capable of giving rise to indefinitely more cells of the same type, and from which certain other kinds of cell arise by differentiation. There are different types of Stem Cells such as Embryonic, Somatic (adult) IPS induced pluripotent stem cells, bone marrow stem cells, and cancer cells. In this essay I am assessing criteria that are given concerning stem cells to give a general overview of the stem cells listed above. Being Price, ethics and plasticity.
Currently there is no price range in America unlike Europe, India and South America. The United States has not legalized the use of treating with Stem cell therapy. The places that are legal for use of Stem cells such as South America Europe and India the quotes are between $12000 being the cheapest in South America and as expensive $25000 being very expensive located in Vienna, Austria. The cheapest of the stem cell group listed above are Somatic cells. Somatic Cells are adult cells that the majority of those cells come from skin cells and their roles are reassigned being able to fill the role that the researcher or individual needs. The reason why somatic cells are the cheapest is because…

Related Documents