Neuroblast cells

Neuroblast cells

Cells produced by the fetus which mature into nerve cells and adrenal medulla cells.
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In the December 9th issue of the Lancet, French researchers reported that grafting fetal neuroblast cells into the striatum area of the brain appeared to improve motor and cognitive function in 3 of 5 HD patients.
In a preliminary report published on the Lancet web site, French investigators reported that grafting fetal neuroblast cells into the brains of patients with Huntington's disease (HD) appears to improve both motor and cognitive function.