Patents and misplaced angst: Lessons for translational stem cell research from genomics

Debra J.H. Mathews, Robert Cook-Deegan, Tania Bubela

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

8 Scopus citations


Realizing the therapeutic potential of both stem cell and genomics research requires harnessing the respective strengths of academic, biotechnology, and pharmaceutical sectors, supported by policies and legal incentives for multisectorial collaboration. Here, we discuss issues facing these fields and lessons from the genomics sector that apply to stem cell research.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)508-512
Number of pages5
JournalCell Stem Cell
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2 2013
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology

Cite this