Stem-Cell Niche for 10 Billion Colon Cells a Day

News   Jun 08, 2018 | Original story from the University of Zurich

 
Stem-Cell Niche for 10 Billion Colon Cells a Day

In a mouse with a functioning stem cell niche, the large intestine consists of numerous villi and crypts. Credit: Bahar Degirmenci, UZH

 
 
 

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