Testing stem-cell therapy for a spinal injury

Doctors injected a drug made from stem cells into the site of Timothy J. Atchison’s injury in October 2010, hoping the cells would restore some function to the nerve pathways in his spine.

Attempting to cure a spinal injury with stem cells.
SOURCES: Geron, Timothy J. Atchison. Bonnie Berkowitz and Patterson Clark - The Washington Post. Published on April 15, 2011, 12:36 p.m.
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