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The laboratory for centrosome and cytoskeleton biology

Institute of Human Genetics, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf 

Centrosomes and cilia in brain development and cancer

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NEWS!!

SARS‐CoV‐2 targets neurons of 3D human brain organoids

 

 

Our new work is out in the EMBO Journal!!

https://www.embopress.org/doi/10.15252/embj.2020106230

Also see the press release

https://www.embo.org/news/press-releases/2020/mini-brain-organoids-show-potential-for-sars-cov2-to-cause-neurodegenerative-disease-like-effects.html

 
We thank the referees for thier time in this extraordinary situation!!

Rapid and efficient assay of glioblastoma invasion in human brain organoids!!

CCB researchers (Gladiola and Arul &Co) have optimized a robust Glioma Stem Cell invasion assay in human brain organoids!!

(Accepted in Cell Reports!!)

Patient-derived glioma stem cells (red) interact and integrate with outgrowing neurons (green) of organoids

Human brain organoids to decode mechanisms of microcephaly!!

CCB researchers (Elke and Anand &Co) have published a review work in Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fncel.2020.00115/full

 

Thanks to Dr. Muotri (Section editor)

Aruls wins Ulrich-Hadding Forschungspreis!!!

(For his excellent work on his EMBO J 2019 and upcoming Cell Reports, 2020)