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Neural Stem Cells 

Neural Stem Cells
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Neural Stem Cells
Author(s):

Gerd Kempermann

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199729692.003.0003
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date: 26 June 2019

Stem cells drive adult neurogenesis. These stem cells have glial properties in that they share features with radial glia and astrocytes. The chapter reviews the key definitions and problems of modern stem cell biology and relates it to the situation in the adult brain.

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