This kind of therapy should be made available in the US. Ridiculous that it isn’t.
I have to admit I am shocked. They helped a ‘girl’? In China?
I don’t know that I would eat a shrimp sandwich in China.
Adult and Umbilical stem cells now have many proven uses.
Whereas embryonic stem cells are - apparently - only good for attracting government grant money.
The stem cells were obtained from umbilical cords of healthy babies and were not embryonic stem cells from a human embryo. Umbilical stem cell treatment is not approved in the United States for her condition, experts have said.
While Kacie's eyesight improvements may be slow, Marinda Sallee plans to post any news on Kacie's Web site at www.kacieshope4vision.com. Their China journey can be read at http://stemcellschina.com/blog/kacie. "There may be weeks you will not have change, and then you notice something different," Marinda Sallee said. "We can't wait to see what tomorrow's is."
Thanks for the post & ping, respectively.