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2021 Summer Scholars Season Wraps up with Poster Presentations

Eight students from five universities spent eight weeks of their summer at Duke University as part of the Summer Scholars Program in Genome Sciences and Medicine for Underrepre

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Figure Caption: CRISPR-based activation of gene networks implicated in human stem cells becoming neuronal cells led to the generation of cells with neuronal shapes and markers (left) and enhanced function and electrophysiological properties, including producing more action potentials more frequently (right).
December 1, 2020

It’s time to grow up

Stem cells have the potential to turn into any cell type, which makes them an incredibly powerful tool for disease modeling and regenerative medicine.
Anne Yoder and Purushothamma Rao Tata
November 25, 2020

GCB Welcomes New Members

This fall, GCB welcomed two new members: Anne Yoder, Ph.D., and Purushothama Rao Tata, Ph.D.