human embryonic stem cell

noun

a stem cell obtained from the blastocyst of a human embryoAbbreviation: hESC

Nearby words

  1. human chorionic gonadotropin,
  2. human chorionic somatomammotropic hormone,
  3. human comedy, the,
  4. human diploid cell rabies vaccine,
  5. human ecology,
  6. human engineering,
  7. human fertilization and embryology authority,
  8. human gamma globulin,
  9. human genetics,
  10. human genome project

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