GDF10 protein forms new brain cell connections
Sprouting connections in the brain: Adding GDF10 to neurons in a dish results in the formation of new connections between brain cells. This process may lead to recovery after stroke.
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Courtesy of S. Thomas Carmichael, M.D., Ph.D., David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles
NIH funding from: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)