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Researchers Reduce Neurodegeneration in Huntington's Stem Cell Model

News   Jul 27, 2018 | Original Story from the University of Cologne

 
Researchers Reduce Neurodegeneration in Huntington's Stem Cell Model

The image shows a C. elegans model of Huntington's disease under the microscope. When the scientists silence the protein UBR5, they see a dramatic increase in the number of toxic protein aggregates in the neurons. The green areas are the protein aggregates. Credit: Seda Koyuncu and Isabel Saez

 
 
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