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Experts on today’s news…
STem cells and ALS
Assistant professor, comparative biosciences
Suzuki, an expert on stem cell applications for developmental modeling and cell therapy against brain disorders, can discuss his transplantation of human stem cells in an experiment that improved survival and muscle function in rats used to model ALS, a nerve disease that destroys nerve control of muscles, causing death by respiratory failure.