The Latest in IT Security

Experimental stem cell treatment causes woman to grow parts of a nose on her spine

17
Jul
2014

Stem cells are seen as one of modern medicines most promising magic bullets, but that doesnt mean that we understand them. A paralyzed woman from the US has learned this the hard way, after an experimental treatment caused her to grow a nose-like tumor on her back. The unnamed person took part in a trial whereby stem cells from her nose were applied to her spine in the hope that it could repair the nerve damage that led to her paralysis.

Comments are closed.

Categories

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2017

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments

Social Networks