CHINA (CNN) - China researchers have found a way to transform human urine into brain cells.
They were able to reprogram kidney cells harvested from urine samples into immature of brain cells, called neutral progenitor cells.
The technique could be used to treat brain-attacking diseases, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
The research appears in the journal Nature Methods.
A winter weather advisory is in effect for Central Indiana through Friday night. Southern counties will be under a winter storm warning beginning Thursday night through Friday night.
The city of Anderson has created a committee to determine if a deteriorating 9,000-seat former high school gymnasium known as the Wigwam can be saved.
Thieves hit an Irvington home this week, stealing a large nativity scene from the front yard.