Researchers Say Derived Spinal Atrophy iPS Cells Offer Model for Genetic Disease Studies | GenomeWeb
Scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison reported last week that they were able to generate induced pluripotent stem cells from skin fibroblasts taken from a child with spinal muscular atrophy — the first study to demonstrate that human iPS cells can be used to model the specific pathology seen in a genetically inherited disease.
 

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