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SCTL Scientists identify small-molecule cocktail to improve stem cell use in research and disease treatments

Posted on May 3rd, 2021 by Hannah Baskir

In a series of experiments, SCTL scientists used high-throughput screening to systematically test thousands of compounds and drugs to identify a unique combination that greatly improved stem cell survival and reduced cell culture stress. Dr. Singeç and his co-investigators described how they developed the cocktail, called CEPT, and its potential applications May 3 in Nature Methods.

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