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1. Stem Cells: ____ and ____
2. Stem Cell type: ____ and ____
3. Orofacial region contains multiple ____ stem cells

self-renewal
multipotent differentiation
embryonic
postnatal stem cells
neural crest-derived mesenchymal stem cells

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Dental Pulp Stem Cells
SHED (____)
PDLSCs (____)
SCAP (____)
GMSCs (____)

baby tooth
periodontal ligament
root apical papilla
gingiva

3

Stem cells are ____ biological cells that can differentiate into specialized cells (____) and can ____ to produce more stem cells.

undifferentiated
multi-potent differentiation
self-renew

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In mammals, there are two broad types of stem cells: ____, which are isolated from the inner cell mass of blastocysts, and ____, which are found in various tissues (blood, neural, skin, mesenchymal...)

embryonic stem cells
adult stem cells

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Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Translational Research

Ÿ Multipotent differentiation (____)
Ÿ Immunomodulatory property (____) Ÿ
 Association with human diseases

tissue engineering
immune therapy