Modern Advancements in Medicine



This video covers some more advanced and, perhaps, contraversial methods of treating non-communicable or inherited diseases. There are parallels with the ‘Stem Cells’ video, however, to overcome some of the limitations of stem cells a form of human cloning, therapeutic cloning can be used and this is discussed here.

Key Words

embryo, blastocyst, rejection, inner cell mass, transplanted, somatic, gene therapy