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University of California - San Diego

Neural Progenitor and Astrocytes

Caption: Human neural progenitor cells isolated under selective culture conditions from the developing human brain and directed through lineage differentiation. Neural progenitor cells are stained green; differentiated astrocytes are orange. Nuclei are stained blue.

Credit: Image courtesy of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

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