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does anybody know of any umbilical cord stem cell transplants successful for brain injuries?

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Dr. Michael McGonigal
39 years experience General Surgery
Research ongoing: German researchers are looking at this idea using rats that suffered brain damage from too little oxygen. Their results are promising. However, even if it works out well in similar studies, it will be several years before it would be tested in humans.
Answered on Aug 15, 2012

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