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Contact: Hema Bashyam
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Age-dependent Alterations in the Numbers of Adult Brain Stem Cells and Astrocytes

Caption: Over a two year period, scientists in Grigori Enikolopov's group observed a 100-fold decrease in the number of adult brain stem cells (green) and an increase in the number of astrocytes (red).

Credit: Enikolopov@CSHL

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