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Neuron Transformation In The Brain Opens A New Avenue In Neurobiology
2013-01-21 04:44:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A pair of Harvard University stem cell biologists have reportedly demonstrated a technique with which they can transform one type of already differentiated neuron into another. The discovery, reported by the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Ivy League school in a statement released Sunday, demonstrates it is possible that the human brain “is not as immutable as we always thought, because at least during an early window of time...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.