Combining hiPSCs and Human Genetics: Major Applications in Drug Development

Jin Zhang, Hu Li, Alan Trounson, Joseph C. Wu, Paul Nioi

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Merging iPSC models and human genetic research has opened up new avenues in understanding disease mechanisms and target biology, which facilitate exciting translation of this research to many areas of drug development. We highlight recent applications of these combined disciplines and discuss remaining challenges and potential solutions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)161-165
Number of pages5
JournalCell Stem Cell
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 3 2017


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology

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