Over the few decades, potential applications for stem cells have expanded to include their use as:
- Research tools
- Cell therapies
- Source materials for 3D printing and 3D weaving
- Drug target validation
- Toxicology screening
- And More
As a result of these far ranging applications, the stem cell industry has seen rapid increases in clinical trials, patents, and scientific publications.
The infographic below captures these 2017 stem cell industry metrics, valid as of June 2017. Enjoy and share!