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Neural Stem Cells Successfully Implanted into the Brains of Four Boys 

 

 

Neural Stem Cells Successfully Implanted into the Brains of Four Boys

October 12, 2012 - (Los Angeles Times) - "Now, in two new studies, both published this week in the journal Science Translational Medicine, researchers have shown that neural stem cells — cells that can turn into any type of brain cell — can be successfully implanted into the brain. More important, they showed that these brain cells often turn into a brain cell type called an oligodendrocyte — the type of cell that produces myelin."  Read Full Article

 

Posted on 18-Oct-12 by Gallerno, Jacob
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