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Somatic (adult) stem cells The term 'Somatic (adult) stem cells' as it applies to the area of stem cell research can be defined as 'A relatively rare undifferentiated cell found in many organs and differentiated tissues with a limited capacity for both self renewal (in the laboratory) and differentiation. Such cells vary in their differentiation capacity, but it is usually limited to cell types in the organ of origin. This is an active area of investigation'.
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