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UCI-led research identifies properties of stem cells that determine cell fate


September 6, 2018

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Researchers at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), have identified intrinsic cell properties that influence the fate of neural stem cells, affecting what type of brain cell they will form: neurons, astrocytes or oligodendrocytes. This discovery could give scientists a new way to predict or control the fate of stem cells, improving their use in transplantation therapies. Full Story

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University of California, Irvine

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