Haruko Obokata from the Riken lab in Kobe Announces Stap Cell Procedure

Haruko Obokata who discovered the Stap Cell procedure
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Kobe, Japan – Haruko Obokata pictured in her lab on January 29th, 2014. Obokata from the Riken lab in Kobe a announced the discovery of an easy way to create cells that can grow into any tissue in the body. The work could potentially lead to use of cell therapies to treat humans using the patient’s own cells. (Yomiuri Newspaper/AFLO)

Haruko Obokata who discovered the Stap Cell procedure
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Kobe, Japan – Haruko Obokata from the Riken lab in Kobe announced the discovery of an easy way to create cells that can grow into any tissue in the body. Picture dated January 28th, 2014, Kobe, Japan. (Yomiuri Newspaper/AFLO)