O processo de "alimentação própria" das células-tronco pode ser a chave para novas terapias regenerativas
'Self-eating' process of stem cells may be the key to new regenerative therapies
New roles of autophagy in stem cell renewal and differentiation uncovered
Source:University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Summary:The self-eating process in embryonic stem cells known as chaperone-mediated autophagy (CMA) and a related metabolite may serve as promising new therapeutic targets to repair or regenerate damaged cells and organs, researchers show.