More Stem Cell Magic

A short note today: a reader writes to me with a heads-up on a Wired Today story explaining how the European Union is moving ahead on “tissue engineering” that will use stem cells to reproduce skin, bone and cartilage for treatment of various conditions, including diabetic wounds.

Reader B.W. points out that while we’re waiting and hoping for a cure, there’s much more magic that can be done if science is allowed to thrive. Amen!

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  1. Joan Gillard
    Joan Gillard September 24, 2005 at 6:11 am | | Reply

    I am a type 1 diabetic and i am on NovoRapid and have been experiancing alot of Hypos – more than normal and during the day.

    I have been a diabetic for over 30 years now and this is new to me.

    Has anyone else experianced this and if so has anyone have an answer ?

    Many thanks

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