Embryonic Stem Cell Heart Therapy14 years, 4 months ago
Posted on Aug 24, 2004, 11 a.m.
By Bill Freeman
Betterhumans reports on a new study in rats that shows "embryonic stem cells can repair heart tissue and speed recovery after heart attack." This is not too surprising, since effective adult stem cell heart therapies have already been demonstrated. The embryonic stem cell therapy would seem to be superior, however: "The stem cells transformed into heart cells and integrated with the surrounding muscle.
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