“”We hope if the results are positive in a few years’ time the treatment could perhaps be used to help people.””
This procedure is already being used successfully on people: https://repairstemcell.wordpress.com/2009/09/24/spinal-cord-injury-stem-cells-%E2%80%93-a-brief-history-of-treatment/
Medical hope as paralysed dog cured by stem cell therapy
By Emily Nash 8/10/2009
Just months ago he was paralysed by a damaged spine, but here’s Henry the dog walking again thanks to pioneering stem cell treatment.
Vets took the cells from the six-year-old’s nose and implanted them in his back to successfully repair ruptured discs.