Items Tagged ‘Timothy Nelson’

November 25, 2013

Mayo Clinic first in U.S. to test stem cell use in clinical trial for pediatric congenital heart disease

By centerforregmedmc centerforregmedmc (@centerforregmedmc)

Mayo Clinic recently announced the first stem cell-based clinical trial for congenital heart disease. The clinical trial aims to determine how stem cells derived from autologous umbilical cord blood can help children with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, a rare defect where the left side of the heart is critically underdeveloped. Read the full news release […]

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Tags: HLHS, Mayo Clinic, research, stem cells, Timothy Nelson

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