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Unformatted text preview: reprogram cells. True or false: Nuclear reprogramming relies on inserting genes into mature cells that either turn back the developmental clock or change a cells developmental fate. The human version of genes that act to reprogram mouse cells, do not reprogram human cells. One current goal is to reprogram a skin cell from a Parkinsons patient into an induced pluripotent stem cell, and then to redirect that cell into a neuron, which could be used to treat that patient....
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This note was uploaded on 10/07/2009 for the course GEN 409 taught by Professor Linda during the Fall '09 term at Iowa State.
- Fall '09