TY - CHAP A1 - Hiroshi Koide A2 - Takashi Yokota ED1 - Craig Atwood Y1 - 2011-04-26 PY - 2011 T1 - The LIF/STAT3 Pathway in ES Cell Self-renewal N2 - Pluripotency is a prerequisite for the subsequent coordinated differentiation of embryonic stem cells into all tissues of the body. This book describes recent advances in our understanding of pluripotency and the hormonal regulation of embryonic stem cell differentiation into tissue types derived from the ectoderm, mesoderm and endoderm. BT - Embryonic Stem Cells SP - Ch. 3 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/14496 DO - 10.5772/14496 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-24 ER -