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Treating Parkinson’s Disease With Cell-Based Medicine

Diseases like Parkinson's result from the loss of specific cells. So cells are being researched as the cure. Clinical trials are underway to treat Parkinson's...

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Fighting Heart Disease With Regenerative Medicine

Stem cells are currently being used in experiments to generate different kinds of heart cells that heal or replenish the cells damaged from heart attacks...

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Using the Power of Stem Cells to Regenerate Skin

When we think of organs, we tend to focus on those located inside the body, like the heart or brain. But the largest organ is actually external:...

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Treating Macular Degeneration With Regenerative Medicine

Clinical trials are currently underway, using pluripotent stem cells to replace damaged retinal cells of patients and to treat macular degeneration.

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Organs on-Demand: The Future of Regenerative Medicine

With advancements in 3D bioprinting, scientists can now print miniature versions of working organs such as the heart. As the technology progresses, organ transplants could...

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Repairing Damage Caused by Spinal Cord Injury With Stem Cells

Advances in regenerative medicine have found a way to potentially heal the nerve damage in spinal cord injuries using pluripotent stem cells.

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