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Caption: This is a single stem cell-derived neuron that has migrated away from the transplantation site in the cortex and grown into a mature neuron. The blue stain shows the nuclei of the endogenous neural cells in this part of the brain.
Credit: Courtesy, with permission: Weimann et al. The Journal of Neuroscience 2010.
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