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Neurogenesis right under your nose

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Original languageEnglish
JournalNature neuroscience
Accepted/In press30 Jan 2020

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Post-mortem studies have previously suggested that adult olfactory neurogenesis occurs in humans. Here, Durante and colleagues obtained fresh tissue from healthy adult humans via endoscopic nasal surgery and used single-cell RNA sequencing (RNAseq) to identify the entire neurogenic trajectory in the olfactory epithelium, confirming the existence of human olfactory neurogenesis.

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