Girl's Stem Cells Used To Make Her A New Vein

For the first time doctors have successfully transplanted a vein grown with a patient's own stem cells. The patient: a Swedish 10-year-old.

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  • Girl's teeth banked for stem cells
    A seven-year-old girl has become the first child in Scotland to have stem cells banked using her baby teeth - extracted by her dentist father. Becca Graham's parents Callum and Heather decided to freeze and store their daughter's milk teeth so the ...
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  • Girl's stem cells used to grow new vein
    LONDON -- For the first time, doctors have successfully transplanted a vein grown with a patient's own stem cells, another example of scientists producing human body parts in the lab. In this case, the patient was a 10-year-old girl in Sweden who was ...
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