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Cell reprogramming

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Nature volume 534, pages 332333 (16 June 2016) | Download Citation

The mechanisms that underlie enforced transitions between mature cell lineages are poorly understood. Profiling single skin cells that are induced to become neurons reveals that, unexpectedly, they often become muscle. See Letter p.391

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  1. Bruno Di Stefano and Konrad Hochedlinger are in the Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA, and in the Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University and Harvard Medical School, and the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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