"My goals over the decade include to develop new drugs to treat intractable diseases by using iPS cell technology and to conduct clinical trials using it on a few patients with Parkinson's diseases, diabetes or blood diseases."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Shinya Yamanaka on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Shinya Yamanaka on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Shinya Yamanaka on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Shinya Yamanaka on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Shinya Yamanaka on John F. Kennedy