Peeking inside ‘mini-brains’ could boost understanding of the human brain

Geneva, Switzerland, 7 January 2021 – ‘Mini-brains’ are pin-head sized collections of several different types of human brain cell. They are used as a tool, allowing scientists to learn about how the brain develops, study disease and test new medicines. Personalized ‘mini-brains’ can be grown from stem cells generated from a sample of human hair […]