Adult Stem Cell Awareness

November 12, 2008

Tissue engineering at the heart of real stem cell promise

Filed under: Uncategorized — benotafraid @ 5:53 pm

Wesley Smith just blogged a great story about pediatric heart valves generated from umbilical cord cells. Those in the field of pediatric cardiology have been interested in the application of this research to real patients – and the time has come.

One wonders if the Obama administration is aware of these advances? In a time of financial crisis – and impending policies that are morally offensive – one hopes that our tax dollars will go to this type of research and therapy, and not toward embryonic stem cell research.

See also: Vessels, and Valves, and Veins, Oh My!, For some of us, February 14th is not about candy, Where the Real Booming Stem Cell Business Is

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  1. […] stem cells treating knee injuries seven months ago in this post Read more about ASCs and the heart here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, […]

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