Spinal Cord Stem Cells Show Promise
Certain stem cells in the spinal cord, when persuaded to differentiate into more healing cells and less scarring tissue after an injury, could lead to a new, non-surgical treatment for debilitating spinal-cord ...
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#1 Jul 28, 2008
yes this is a very promising idea, but we haven't gotten to the point where we're sure the cells won't become scar tissue, making the injury worse. We'll be following this closely though at www.brainandspinalcord.org
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