Friday, August 6, 2010

Muscle Stem Cells - A Window into Cell Behavior

Muscle Stem Cells as Seen on Time Lapse Photography

By Rob Granter | Saturday,August 7, 2010
When muscle tissue experiences trauma or disease, such as muscular dystrophy, stem cells in the muscle known as “satellite cells” respond to repair and regenerate the muscle.

(click link to read whole article & view the time lapse movie of these cells)

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