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Nature Cell Biology volume 19, pages 10101012 (2017) | Download Citation

Three-dimensional brain organoid models have come into the spotlight as in vitro tools to recapitulate complex features of the brain. Four recent papers now leverage current technologies to generate new flavours of brain organoids and address aspects of brain biology which, to date, have been challenging to explore.

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  1. Lin Yang and Huck-Hui Ng are at the Genome Institute of Singapore, 60 Biopolis Street, Singapore 138672, Singapore

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