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Totipotent Stem Cells

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Single cells that have the potential to form an entire organism. They have the capacity to specialize into extraembryonic membranes and tissues, the embryo, and all postembryonic tissues and organs. (Stem Cells: A Primer [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Institutes of Health (US); 2000 May [cited 2002 Apr 5]. Available from:

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Copy of a proposal to PPL for funding for a project 'Assessment of new sheep TNT cells' , October 1995-January 1996

 File — Box CLX-A-1495: Series Coll-1320/2, Box: data_value_missing_9d3a2645971210fb012cce3c7d48af93, Box: data_value_missing_e14bf9a5b72104f9356e4e444689bab7
Identifier: Coll-1320/2/2/7
Scope and Contents

Also contains Ian Wilmut's handwritten notes relating to the preparation of the grant application.

Dates: October 1995-January 1996

File relating to a Commission of the European Communites Biotechnology grant for the project 'Totipotency and commitment in farm animal embryos', October 1988-March-1996

 File — Box CLX-A-1494: Series Coll-1320/2, Box: data_value_missing_165555db206c0ebbe6191d0d2c81d272, Box: data_value_missing_00bec11660872e9f791bb7e0032b30a4
Identifier: Coll-1320/2/2/2
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence between Ian Wilmut, who acted as co-ordinator for the project, and various other international partners; progress reports; Ian Wilmut's handwritten notes on discussions and meetings; reprints of scientifc papers and European Commission guidance and application forms.

Dates: October 1988-March-1996

Files relating to patent applications for Totipotent Cells for Nuclear Transfer (TNT) , 1994-1997

Identifier: EUA IN23/4/4/2/2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

Comprises records of Roslin Institute which relate to governance, administration, finance, legal, estates, human resources, external relations, events and publicity. Also contains some research data. The majority of these records originate from the office of the Institute Secretary, with a number from the Director and Assistant Director. In the latter cases this is noted in the catalogue.

Dates: 1994-1997