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This Stem Cell-derived Brain-in-a-dish Has Stamina

News   Oct 19, 2018 | Original story from Tufts University

 
Functioning 3D Human Neural Networks Developed From Stem Cells

Confocal image of flourescent makers indicating presence of neurons (green), astrocytes (red) and the silk protein-collagen matrix (blue). Image field is 460 microns. Credit: Tufts University

 
 
 

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