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NZ Herald/NZPA: Stem cell campaigners win go-ahead for trial

Peter Griffin posted in on January 19th, 2011.

An ethics panel has granted approval for New Zealand’s first clinical trial of adult stem cell treatment for spinal cord injuries. The stem cells, harvested from their noses, will be injected into the spinal injury sites of 6 wheelchair-bound people. An excerpt: (read in full here) “”We will be contacting GPs … asking if they […]

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