PAPERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PAPERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Scientists withdraw claim about making stem cells http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142447-68/nature-papers-scientists-cells.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142447-68/nature-papers-scientists-cells.html.csp">Scientists withdraw claim about making stem cells</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MALCOLM RITTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Science Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:42:42.437-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Scientists who reported that they’d found a startlingly simple way to make stem cells withdrew that claim Wednesday, admitting to “extensive” errors in the research. In two papers published in January in the journal Nature, the Japanese and American researchers said that they’d been able to transform ordinary mouse cells into versatile stem cells by exposing them to a mildly acidic environment. Scientists hope to harness stem cells to grow replacement tissue for treating a variety of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581424472014-07-02T10:42:42.437-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T10:42:42.437-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142447@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:42:42 MDT