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Controlled Nerve Growth Factor Aids Brain Cell Transplant

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October 12, 2001
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Bioengineers at Cornell University have demonstrated a system for transplanting clusters of brain cells, together with controlled-release microcapsules of protein, to enable cell differentiation and growth.

ITHACA, N.Y. -- Bioengineers at Cornell University have demonstrated a system for transplanting clusters of brain cells, together with controlled-release microcapsules of protein, to enable cell differentiation and growth.


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