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Jeannine
08-20-2009, 10:16 AM
Researchers develop heart-repair method with adult stem cells

Italian researchers have developed a method to repair a damaged heart using adult stem cells, and said it confirmed that the adult cells were more therapeutically useful than embryonic stem cells
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http://www.catholic-sf.org/news_select.php?newsid=2&id=56270

My comment: Imagine that? All the time and brouhaha wasted on embryonic stem cells could have been spent on research for adult stem cells.

danny
08-20-2009, 10:50 AM
* the researchers hope to apply the method on humans in about three years.

Why do they have to research your own cells on animals first?