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A new model of liver regeneration

Harvard researchers find switch that causes mature liver cells to revert back to stem cell-like state
Harvard Stem Cell Institute scientists at Boston Children’s Hospital have new evidence in mice that it may be possible to repair a chronically diseased liver by forcing mature liver cells to revert back to a stem cell-like state.
The researchers, led by Fernando Camargo, PhD, happened upon this discovery while investigating whether a biochemical cascade called Hippo, which controls how big

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