Curiosity Daily Podcast: “Mini Brains” That Grew Eyes and How the FDA Saved Babies

Learn about stem cell “mini brains” that grew eyes and how the FDA prevented an epidemic of birth defects in the 1960s.

October 05, 2021

Episode Show Notes:

Scientists grew stem cell 'mini brains' that developed mini-eyes on their own by Cameron Duke

The FDA never approved thalidomide, and that saved American babies by Briana Brownell

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