The role of induced pluripotent stem cells in regenerative medicine: neurodegenerative diseases

@inproceedings{Peng2011TheRO,
  title={The role of induced pluripotent stem cells in regenerative medicine: neurodegenerative diseases},
  author={Jun Peng and Xianmin Zeng},
  booktitle={Stem Cell Research & Therapy},
  year={2011}
}
Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and Friedreich's ataxia are the most common human neurodegenerative diseases pathologically characterized by a progressive and specific loss of certain neuronal populations. The exact mechanisms of neuronal cell death in these diseases are unclear, although some… CONTINUE READING