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Gene Defect Corrected in Human Stem Cells, Salk Institute for Biological Studies Study


6/1/2009 7:08:38 AM

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ScienceDaily (June 1, 2009) — A study led by researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, has catapulted the field of regenerative medicine significantly forward, proving in principle that a human genetic disease can be cured using a combination of gene therapy and induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell technology. The study is a major milestone on the path from the laboratory to the clinic.




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