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The biology of immortality and Parkinson's disease

A research paper was published in the prestigious journal Cell this week that has some people excitedly suggesting that we are one step closer to living longer. 979 और  शब्द

What's in a brain?

Studying human neurological diseases has always presented scientists with a major challenge due to the ethical and clinical inaccessibility of living human brain tissue. In order to circumvent this problem, scientists have turned to an exciting new approach: taking skin or blood cells from a patient with a neurological disease, and turning them into brain cells in the lab using cutting edge stem cell technologies. 639 और  शब्द

Stem Cells