Building a better BBB model

A UW team’s new way to derive pericytes could help personalize cellular BBB models

Wisconsin-Madison researchers have devised a protocol to add an oft-neglected, but essential, cell type to blood-brain barrier models, rounding out the team’s neurovascular tool kit.

The absence or dysfunction of these cells, called pericytes, has been implicated in neurological disease pathogenesis including Alzheimer’s, and their inclusion

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