Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein - Stem Cell Research and Mental Health

Scientists can re-program adult skin cells and blood cells to behave like neurons in the laboratory to help unravel the course of disease and plan intervention before the onset of psychosis. Leading researcher Dr. Kristen Brennand, Ph. D., Associate Professor, Genetics and Genomics, Neuroscience and Psychiatry explains how these cells as well as technology to edit cell DNA can advance the early detection and treatment of Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Autism and more.

Series Website: http://www.bbrfoundation.org/healthyminds

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