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Satellite Cell Exploration

A visit with Dawn Cornelison, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

By Noelle Buhidar
Published: - Topics: biology stem cells muscle neuromuscular disease mouse

Mighty Mouse

Topics: biology stem cells

Cornelison mainly conducts research on mice, though her ultimate goal is to understand muscle stem cell behavior in humans. Mice serve as a good model for satellite cell activity because they are mammals with muscles and genes similar to humans.