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Postby sdekivit » Fri Aug 05, 2005 6:41 am

my neurons were a lot bigger :lol: (logic of course)
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Postby xand_3r » Sat Aug 06, 2005 4:27 pm

As far as I know, normal cells have dimensions between 20-30 microns, and white blood cells have the same dimensions so I believe that stem cells have roughly the same size, maybe a little bit larger. A size of 20 nm is impossible - this means 200 A (Angstrom) which is the dimension of the sinaptic fan.
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Postby ginny » Tue Aug 09, 2005 6:51 pm

:D depends which kind of stem cells there many diferent kinds like adults stem cells etc ??? you answer that then I could help you :P
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Postby MrMistery » Wed Aug 10, 2005 7:09 pm

It would seem more logical to me that stem cells are smaller, not larger
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Postby agarlandjr » Wed Aug 15, 2007 8:43 pm

Does anyone know the range for specific gravity of stem cells?
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