Archive for May, 2014

Hope for new therapies for heart damage offered by stem cell study in salamanders

Imagine filling a hole in your heart by regrowing the tissue. While that possibility is still being explored in people, it is a reality in salamanders.

Heart disease patients may soon benefit from stem cell therapies

Stem cell therapies work as a complement to standard treatments, potentially cutting the number of deaths after a year, suggests evidence from the latest Cochrane review: stem cell therapy for…