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1. General Term: Trophoblast
Trophoblast The outer layer of cells of the mammalian blastocyst that gives rise to the placenta. Contributed by: AAAS/DoSER Search for Trophoblast Full Glossary Index
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2. Stem Cell Topic: Question: What is the Embryonic Status of Totipotent and Pl...
all tissue, including the trophoblast necessary for implantation. Totipotent stem cells have the potential of becoming embryos. Pluripotent stem cells have every capability of the totipotent stem cells minus one, namely, they have no
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3. Stem Cell Topic: Question: What's in the Petri Dish, Property or Person?
it no longer has access to a trophoblast ? Would the pluripotent hES cell be considered a potential person if we could discover how to turn on its trophoblast genes and make a placenta? Would these questions apply as well to hEG cells taken from
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4. General Term: Blastocyst
cells is made up of trophoblasts, which attach to the uterine wall and form the placenta. Inside the trophoblast layer is the inner cell mass. These cells remain undifferentiated. Embryonic Stem cells are derived from the inner cell
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5. Stem Cell Topic: The Moral Status of Human Stem Cells
will not develop the trophoblast (the outer layer of cells of the embryo) or other structures needed for continued development. Another way of putting this is to say that stem cells are pluripotent rather than totipotent . It is true that
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