TITLE

Short-lived Stem Cells Fight Brain Tumors -- For a Time

AUTHOR(S)
Breindl, Anette
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
BioWorld Today;5/13/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 91, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on the use of stem cells to fight brain tumors. It makes reference to the preclinical studies of the investigational new drug application by Karen Aboody and colleagues published in the May 9, 2013 issue of "Science Translational Medicine." It discusses the results of treatment of brain tumors implanted in animals with neural stem cells and potentials of the treatment for human application.
ACCESSION #
87593100

 

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