Researchers say they can grow large amounts of the transplantable tissue using cells from a small number of donors.
International research collaboration can help to advance science as well as diplomatic relations between nations, AAAS experts told radio host Marty Moss-Coane.
DJ Patil, U.S. Chief Data Scientist, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, wants scientists to use their data powers for good. As a AAAS S&T Policy Fellow who served in the Department of Defense, he has a strong sense of civic duty.
The 95th annual meeting of the AAAS Pacific Division, which is open to the public 17-20 June, will cover a broad range of scientific topics, from STEM education, to the genetics of adaptation, to 3-D printing.