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Drug Combo Creates New Neurons from Neighboring Cells

News   Feb 08, 2019 | Original story from Penn State

 
Drug Combo Creates New Neurons from Neighboring Cells

A simple treatment using four small molecules converts human astrocytes - a common type of cells in the nervous system - into new neurons, which develop complex structures after four months, as pictured. Credit: Gong Chen Lab, Penn State

 
 
 

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