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Right to Recover ~ Winning the Political and Religious Wars Over Stem Cell Research in America presents scientific facts that challenge readers to think for themselves rather than accept political or religious views on stem cell research.

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RIGHT TO RECOVER is an Award-Winning Finalist in the Current Events: Political/Social of the National Best Books 2007 Awards. Amazon Best-selling book in biomedical category.


Friday, February 29, 2008

Step 8: TWELVE STEPS TOWARD STEM CELL SUCCESS

8. MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY TAKES A HIT: Called incurable, muscular dystrophy wastes away the body’s muscles, a slow but inexorable crippling. But at the University of Texas, Dr. Rita Perlingeira’s research team used ESC research to make formerly wasted muscles function. A gene (PAX 3) found in embryonic stem cells was injected into the lab rats non-functioning leg muscles—which began to work again.

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