Back to the future: lessons from development drive innovation of human pluripotent stem cell therapies

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    Andrea Ditadi
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    # A.D. and C.M.S. contributed equally to writing the meeting report.
    San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy, IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
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    Christopher M. Sturgeon
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    # A.D. and C.M.S. contributed equally to writing the meeting report.
    Department of Cell, Developmental and Regenerative Biology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

    Black Family Stem Cell Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
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Published:November 15, 2022DOI:


      • Leaders in hPSC-derived hematopoiesis met in Seattle, Washington, for a 1-day symposium.
      • hPSC-based blood disease modeling allows identification of new potential therapeutic targets.
      • hPSC-derived immune cells for “off-the-shelf” use display robust antitumor properties.
      • hPSC differentiation protocols recapitulating different ontogenies yield blood cells with distinct function.
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