Smart cells

Brownlee, S.
April 1992
U.S. News & World Report;4/6/92, Vol. 112 Issue 13, p18
Reports that Samuel Weiss and Brent Reynolds, of the University of Calgary in Alberta, found a previously unknown class of primitive brain cells while experimenting with embryonic mice. Such brain cells have the peculiar capacity to reproduce and to mature into more sophisticated forms; How stem cells perform; The good uses scientists have for stem cells.


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