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Friday, September 7, 2007

Stem Cell Research- Where is it Now?



An Interview with Dr. George Kraft and a Look at Current Stem Cell Research and MS

By Laurie Long 12/05

While stem cell transplants have been used for decades for certain types of cancer, it is only recently that researchers have used these techniques, specifically hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), to try to stop the onslaught of multiple sclerosis in patients with severe, progressive MS. In the last ten years, HSCT has been used on more than 700 patients with various severe autoimmune diseases in Phase I and II clinical trials in over 20 countries. The results of these studies has been sufficiently positive to offset the inherent dangers – a mortality rate of between 2 – 11% 1, for those suffering from severe autoimmune diseases and for whom all other treatments have failed.

Read more at http://www.msakc.org/Articles/StemCellResearch.htm

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