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Transplanted neural progenitors bridge gaps to benefit cord–injured monkeys

Nature Medicine volume 24, pages 388390 (2018) | Download Citation

Human neural progenitor cells have been grafted successfully into rhesus monkeys with spinal cord hemisection, resulting in anatomic integration and improved neurological function.

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  1. Steven A. Goldman is in the Center for Translational Neuromedicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA and in the Center for Translational Neuromedicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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