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Entries from April 2011

From laboratory gleam to human beings: stem cell treatment for people with spinal cord injuries getting its early paces.

April 18th, 2011 · No Comments

From the Washington Post: “In the six months since scientists announced they had infused a drug made from human embryonic stem cells into a partially paralyzed patient’s spine, the identity of the recipient has been shrouded in secrecy. Recently, rumors began circulating in Internet chat rooms that details about the closely guarded experiment were finally […]

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