Drug makes stem cells become ’embryonic’ again


Mouse epiblast stem cells (top) have already begun the journey to differentiating into “adult” cells. But when the same kind of cells were treated with a drug called MM-401, they reverted to an ’embryonic’ stem cell state. Credit: University of Michigan
http://phys.org/news/2016-03-drug-stem-cells-embryonic.html#jCp

imageMouse epiblast stem cells (top) have already begun the journey to differentiating into “adult” cells. But when the same kind of cells were treated with a drug called MM-401, they reverted to an ’embryonic’ stem cell state. Credit: University of Michigan
http://phys.org/news/2016-03-drug-stem-cells-embryonic.html#jCp

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