Liposuctioned Fat Reveals Valuable Stem Cells [Link]

June 17, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] | ℳ↫

From Scientific American:

They can apparently withstand all sorts of harsh conditions, like nutrient or oxygen deprivation and attack by digestive enzymes. In fact, stress may even activate these cells, which would make them excellent candidates for repairing diseased or damaged tissues.

Many possibilities for jokes here, but I will just point to the Adipose for entertainment value.

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