Organoids offer clues to how brains are made in humans and chimpanzees

Brainlike clumps of cells reveal similarities and differences among primate brain development

Cerebral organoids made of human cells (left) or chimpanzee cells (right)

Cerebral organoids made of human cells (left) or chimpanzee cells (right) contain nerve cells in different stages of maturity (green indicates cells that will go on to form nerve cells).

S. Kanton et al/Nature 2019

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