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In this paper.

In this paper, Urbach joined the Daley lab to study iPS cells. Beginning with patient cells, Daley developed developed over a dozen disease-specific stem cell lines. We thought it would be interesting to compare the two systems, said Urbach of the embryonic and induced fragile X stem cells.

Three years ago, reported Urbach, Benvenisty and their Israeli collaborators the first direct evidence that the fragile X silenced silenced upon differentiation of the fragile X gene, called FMR1, remains active until cells in preparation for the formation of different tissues and organs begin to differentiate.