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After Months In A Dish, Lab-Grown Minibrains Start Making 'Brain Waves'

After Months In A Dish, Lab-Grown Minibrains Start Making 'Brain Waves'

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By the time a fetus is 6 months old, it is producing electrical signals recognizable as brain waves. And clusters of lab-grown human brain cells known as organoids seem to follow a similar schedule, researchers reported Thursday in the journal Cell Stem Cell. "After these organoids are in that …

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