Stem cells and neurodegenerative diseases

  title={Stem cells and neurodegenerative diseases},
  author={L Hou and Tao Hong},
  journal={Science in China Series C: Life Sciences},
Neurodegenerative diseases are characterized by the neurodegenerative changes or apoptosis of neurons involved in networks, which are important to specific physiological functions. With the development of old-aging society, the incidence of neurodegenerative diseases is on the increase. However, it is difficult to diagnose for most of neurodegenerative diseases. At present, there are too few effective therapies. Advances in stem cell biology have raised the hope and possibility for the therapy… CONTINUE READING


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