The Use of Stem Cells to Model Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Dementia: From Basic Research to Regenerative Medicine
Hedges, Erin C.
Mehler, Vera J.
Nishimura, Agnes L.
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Stem Cells International,
(issn: 1687-966X, eissn: 1687-9678)
Review Article | Internal medicine | RC31-1245 | Article Subject
In recent years several genes have linked amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) as a spectrum disease; however little is known about what triggers their onset. With the ability to generate patient specific stem cell lines from somatic cel...