Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
Scientific result | Fundamental Research | Health ＆ life sciences | Cellular mechanisms | Stem cells | Genomics
Nature Biomedical Engineering
A CEA-Jacob team has just published a paper in which it demonstrates the central role of the transcription factor KLF4 in regulating the proliferation of epidermal stem cells and their ability to regenerate this tissue. This study opens perspectives for regenerative skin medicine.
KLF4 inhibition promotes expansion of adult human epidermal precursors and embryonic stem-cell-derived keratinocytes, Nature Biomedical Engineering.
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