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Mending a Broken Heart and Addressing Diabetes with Adult Stem Cells

Researchers are learning about mending a broken heart--that is, how to generate healthy heart muscle stem cells in the laboratory and then transplant those cells into patients with chronic heart disease. Preliminary research in mice and other animals indicates that bone marrow stromal cells, transplanted into a damaged heart, can have beneficial effects. Whether these cells can…
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