October 1, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

brain on drugs

3 min read

How do “drugs” influence stem cells? Here’s the straight dope. Those of us in the trenches of the stem cell research field spend an inordinate amount of time talking about stem cell treatments (i.e. you inject stem cells into a person hoping for a medical benefit), and far too little time discussing endogenous stem cells. Endogenous stem cells are those little guys that we all have already inside of us. They crawl around and do good things. Sometimes they do bad things like turn …Read More