Nov 19, 2018

Lab-grown ‘mini brains’ produce electrical patterns that resemble those of premature babies

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Promising news: ‘Mini brains’ grown in a dish have spontaneously produced human-like brain waves for the first time — and the electrical patterns look similar to those seen in premature babies.

Structures could help researchers to study the early stages of brain development disorders, including epilepsy.

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