In Stem Cells: Developing New Cures, medical researchers use stem cells to study the fundamentals of diseases like diabetes.
This feature can be used to illustrate the process of science. It shows scientists formulating and testing hypotheses about how diseases develop in human cells. (Read more about The Scientific Process.)
This Classroom Discussion Activity can be used to connect your students to the process of science, highlight overarching scientific themes, and enhance comprehension of the story.