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Monday, September 8, 2008

Neural Cells Derived From Human Embryonic Stem Cells Reduce Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Symptoms

Info Contributed by Barbara S. in Delray Beach

Hadassah Hospital Study Shows That Neural Cells Derived From Human Embryonic Stem Cells Reduce Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Symptoms

Monday September 8, 8:56 am ET

The Study Data Is Published in the Scientific Journal of PLoS

EIN KEREM, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hadassah University Hospital and Hadasit, the technology transfer company of Hadassah Medical Organization, announced today that scientists at Hadassah University Hospital have discovered a new application for human embryonic stem cells. They have demonstrated for the first time that transplanted neural cells derived from human embryonic stem cells can reduce the clinical symptoms in animals with a form of multiple sclerosis.

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1 comment:

Denver Refashionista said...

Wow, that sounds really cool.