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Unlocking Nature’s Secrets for Building the Human Brain

Many people consider the human brain to be the most complex biological structure in the world. So that raises the question, is building the brain the most complex process in the world? It may well be, but researchers are making progress mimicking the earliest steps of building the brain in a lab dish.

review written by Dr Karus, Dr Blaess and Prof Dr Brüstle  in The Journal of Comparative Neurology  describes how stem cells are being used to grow cell structures Continue Reading