Jimmy C.-H. Peng

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Mirror movements (MM) are a peculiar motor defect in humans where the intended unilateral movement of a body part results in involuntary movement of the same body part on the opposite side. This loss in the lateralization of motor control can be caused by genetic mutations that result in an aberrant projection of the corticospinal tract. However, recent(More)
Astrocytes are specialized and heterogeneous cells that contribute to central nervous system function and homeostasis. However, the mechanisms that create and maintain differences among astrocytes and allow them to fulfill particular physiological roles remain poorly defined. We reveal that neurons actively determine the features of astrocytes in the(More)
This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (http:// creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution and reproduction in any medium provided that the original work is properly attributed. Funding: Fonds de Recherche du Québec-Santé (Fonds de la recherche(More)
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