Tracking transplanted stem cells by injecting iron supplement

Source:   Stanford School of Medicine  2013, 11 July

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Date of publication: 11 July 2013

Length of article:  1 web page

Publication type:  News item

In a nutshell:  A new, noninvasive technique for tracking stem cells after transplantation, developed by scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine, could help surgeons determine whether a procedure to repair injured or worn-out knees is successful.  The first trials in patients are scheduled for the Autumn.

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Acknowledgement: Medical News today

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