• Methods for growing skeletal muscle tissue from stem cells to help understand disease

    17 days ago - By Phys

    Head of the Crick's Stem Cells and Neuromuscular Regeneration Lab, Francesco Saverio Tedesco, is also a doctor at Great Ormond Street Hospital, where he specializes in neurological and neuromuscular diseases of childhood, like muscular dystrophy. In his lab, his team are working on brand new ways to generate muscle tissue, that will help researchers understand diseases where muscles deteriorate, but could also be the first steps towards future muscle regeneration therapies.
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