Way of Creating Bile Duct Cells May Help to Treat CF Liver Disease

Way of Creating Bile Duct Cells May Help to Treat CF Liver Disease

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Way of Creating Bile Duct Cells May Help to Treat CF Liver Disease

Researchers generated functional bile duct cells from human-derived stem cells that can be used to support the development of therapies for liver disease in people with cystic fibrosis (CF), a study reported. “These studies highlight the importance of generating mature cells from stem cells that faithfully mimic the functional properties of the native tissue,” Christine Bear, PhD, a study co-author, said in a university press release. “We can better understand the real effect of disease-causing…

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