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Dr. Allen Dietz standing in a barn on a farm
September 23, 2017

Science Saturday: Down to the roots with stem cell therapies

Allan B. Dietz, Ph.D., never intended to be a scientist. His plan was to be a farmer, just like his father, grandfather and all the other Dietzes he knew. "I was going to be a farmer at first. Then I was going to be a veterinarian because that's what farm kids who like science did," Dr. Dietz says. But the rural Iowa boy's plans quickly changed when he lost interest in agriculture right about the time he entered the doctorate…

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