Published in Blood Weekly, October 19th, 2006
Study 1: Neural stem cell cultures are established from the adult brain.
"Stable in vitro propagation of central nervous system (CNS) stem cells would offer expanded opportunities to dissect basic molecular, cellular, and developmental processes and to model neurodegenerative disease.
"CNS stem cells could also provide a source of material for drug discovery assays and cell replacement therapies," wrote investigators in the journal Cerebral Cortex.
According to S.M. Pollard and colleagues at the University of...
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