Organoids to create “mini-brains”

IBEC principal investigator Núria Montserrat, appears in the media for a new breakthrough with organoids by Sergiu Pașca of Stanford University in California and his team.

This new method, published in the journal Nature, shows brain tissue derived from human stem cells was integrated into the brains of newborn rats, influencing behavior.

“The study represents a very important advance in the field of brain organoids.”

Núria Montserrat

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