ConnectEd California Curriculum Videos

Stem Cell 101: In this video from ConnectEd California, Don Gibbons, from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, discusses the exciting field of stem cell research and the critical role that California is playing to help develop the field.

Stem Cell Ethics: In this video from ConnectEd California, Professor Charis Thompson from UC Berkeley explains the ethics debate surrounding stem cell research and what issues future scientists will have to grapple with as the field progresses.

Interview with Laurel Barchas: In this video from ConnectEd California, Laurel Barchas, a Ph.D. student in Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley, describes how her passion for stem cell research has inspired her to bring this science to high school students.

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