FOREWORD


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FOREWORD
FOREWORDInterestingly the history of medicine combines a story of the evolution of knowledge about the human body, the diseases which affect it and the therapies intended to deal with these diseases, with a number of remarkable events that have themselves moved the subject forward with quantum leap. The discovery of antibiotics superimposed on the evolution of knowledge of infectious diseases, the development of open heart surgical techniques that revolutionised the treatment of heart disease and the introduction of functional imaging devices to markedly improve diagnostic techniques—all come to mind here. Perhaps, after a few decades medical historians, will look back to the turn of this century, and pronounce that the ability to ha…
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Satish Totey; Kaushik D. Deb: Stem Cell Technologies: Basics and Applications. FOREWORD, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export