Scientists generate tissue from stem cells to repair damaged bladder

03/22/2014 | NewKerala.com (India)

Scientists from the University of California at Davis Institute for Regenerative Cures have used human stem cells to regenerate tissue that can be used for bladder repairs. The technique could be used to generate tissue for patients with small, dysfunctional bladders, including children with spina bifida and adults with spinal cord injuries. The study, published in the journal Stem Cells Translational Medicine, also provides a deeper understanding about bladder cancer.

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