Show how stem cells are used in medicine & research.
The promise of treating diseases with embryonic, adult or induced pluripotent (iPS) stem cells is the topic of this set.
Your students will model how these cells can be induced using specific culture conditions or retroviruses to become specialised cells that could be used medically. Covers how stem cells become specialised cell types.
Great as a starting point for ethical discussions about the issues raised by these exciting and controversial new techniques.
Includes full colour Powerpoint class presentation!
Takes about 30 minutes. Dimensions: stem cell 9cm/4in long x 6cm/2in wide.
Download includes: instructions, colour & mono model templates, and Powerpoint file.
All you need: paper, scissors, tape.
Origami Organelles are downloadable paper models that you print and make as many time as you like! When you purchase a model, you are licensed for unlimited use on a single site or campus.