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11-22-2011, 09:58 AM
Hello friends,

new breaking news in curing heart attacks. They use patients own heart cardiac stem cells and it seems to be more successfully than by using mesenchymal stem cells.

Heart repair with stem cells 'biggest breakthrough in a generation'
Cardiac stem cells in patients with ischaemic cardiomyopathy (SCIPIO): initial results of a randomised phase 1 trial (http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(11)61590-0/abstract)