New technique generates high volume of sensory cells needed for hearing


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A combination of drugs and growth factors expands stems cells expressing Lgr5 and then converts them into hair cells. Generation of hair cells is a potential treatment for deafness caused by damage to the inner ear. Credit: Will McLean, Albert Edge, Massachusetts Eye and Ear
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-02-technique-high-volume-sensory-cells.html#jCp

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