U-M in the News: Scientists Grow Nerves from Stem Cells Along Nanofibers to Aid Research on Neurological Disease
by Kara Gavin, UMHS PRMC
Can you grow nerves in a dish? Not quite yes, but researchers from U-M's Neurology and Biomedical Engineering departments and their colleagues at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System and University of California are working toward that goal.
See an image of these cell/fiber structures and learn more.
Save the Date for the BRCF Technology & Services Showcase: Tuesday, March 19, 2013
The next Showcase will be here before we know it! This spring, join us for the BRCF Technology & Services Showcase in Palmer Commons.
Last year, more than 200 people came together to explore the latest technologies and resources the core facilities and their vendors have to offer. Join the core facilities and dozens of vendors for FREE lunch, giveaways, demonstrations, speaking panels on DNA Sequencing, Bioinformatics, Proteomics & Peptide Syntehsis, Flow Cytometry and more.
BRCF Technology & Services Showcase
Palmer Commons, Great Lakes Room (4th Floor)
Tuesday, March 19, 2013