Skip to comments.British teenager becomes first to have new stem cell operation to rebuild cancerous windpipe
Posted on 08/03/2010 6:48:08 PM PDT by Niuhuru
Doctors have carried out pioneering lifesaving surgery to give a new windpipe to a British teenager suffering from cancer.
The 19-year-old was able to speak within a few days of the operation carried out in Italy using her own stem cells.
Another 31-year-old patient from Czechoslovakia also underwent surgery for the same rare form of trachea cancer.
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Uhh somebody ought to tell these people that Czechoslovakia no longer exists.
Actual, verifiable testing is being done with adult stem cells. There have been positive results treating (possibly curing) diseases like Parkinson’s, MS, and several others.
Did it exist 31 years ago?
Wonderful news! Well maybe not for the rats who had hopes for using aborted” fetus” stem cells
ADULT STEM CELLS!!!!!!
This is about as hugh and series as it gets, folks.
Would that be Adult stem cells or Embryonic stem cells?
Would this development make John Kerry, John Edwards and Michael J. Fox sad?
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