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Robust adult neurogenesis in the primate hippocampus

The extent to which neurogenesis occurs in adult primates is still controversial. Single-cell RNA sequencing, immunofluorescence staining, and ex vivo neurosphere culture experiments were performed using the adult macaque hippocampus. The results reveal robust adult neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of the primate hippocampus.

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Fig. 1: Adult neurogenesis in macaque hippocampus.

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This is a summary of: Hao, Z.-Z. et al. Single-cell transcriptomics of adult macaque hippocampus reveals neural precursor cell populations. Nat. Neurosci. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41593-022-01073-x (2022).

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Robust adult neurogenesis in the primate hippocampus. Nat Neurosci 25, 684–685 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41593-022-01075-9

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