http://stemcell.childrenshospital.org/about-stem-cells/pluripotent-stem-cells-101/

There are several types of pluripotent stem cells, including embryonic stem cells. ... able to differentiate, or mature, into the three primary groups of cells that form ...

https://stemcell.ny.gov/faqs/what-difference-between-totipotent-pluripotent-and-multipotent

Totipotent cells can form all the cell types in a body, plus the extraembryonic, or placental, cells. Embryonic cells within the first couple of cell divisions after ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23329632

Semin Reprod Med. 2013 Jan;31(1):14-23. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1331793. Epub 2013 Jan 17. Germ cell differentiation from pluripotent cells. Medrano JV(1) ...

http://www.sciencemag.org/review/use-differentiated-pluripotent-stem-cells-replacement-therapy-treating-disease

Use of differentiated pluripotent stem cells in replacement therapy for treating disease. Ira J. Fox,*,; George Q. Daley,,,; Steven A. Goldman,,; Johnny Huard, ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26308610

Aug 26, 2015 ... Embryonic stem cells exhibit pluripotency: they can differentiate into all types of somatic cells. Pluripotent genes such as Oct4 and Nanog are ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cell_potency

Induced pluripotent stem cells, commonly abbreviated as iPS ... terminal nature of cellular differentiation and the integrity of ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cellular_differentiation

Cellular differentiation is the process where a cell changes from one cell type to another. .... Pluripotent stem cells undergo further specialization into multipotent ...

https://www.rndsystems.com/resources/articles/differentiation-potential-induced-pluripotent-stem-cells

Somatic cells that have been reprogrammed to a pluripotent state, known as induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells, are generating excitement due to their ability to ...

https://www.tocris.com/cell-biology/stem-cell-differentiation

Embryonic stem cells (ESCs) are pluripotent cells that differentiate as a result of signaling mechanisms. These are tightly controlled by most growth factors, ...

https://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/stemcells/ips/

Until fairly recently, cell differentiation was seen as final and irreversible. Once a ... The scientists named these cells "induced pluripotent stem cells," or iPS cells.