Tuesday 30 Sep 2014

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SimpleScience@Heart Stem cell “homing” signal may help treat heart failure patients

In the first human study of its kind, scientists used gene therapy that acts like a “homing” signal for stem cells to treat heart failure patients. The treatment involves injecting a gene for a naturally occurring protein called SDF-1. The […]

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