Stem cell infusion shows promise for treating heart disease
DAVID WAHLBERG | email@example.com | 608-252-6125 | Posted: Sunday, February 7, 2010 2:00 pm | 1 Comment
After Bernie Treichel had a heart attack in December, she received the standard treatment: angioplasty, in which doctors propped open her clogged arteries with stents.
Then she tried something unusual. She signed up for a study in which stem cells are infused into the arm to potentially do what the body can’t do on its own: grow new heart muscle…
DO STEM CELL TREATMENTS WORK?!?!