Source: Stem Cells Translational Medicine 2014, January 29 [Epub ahead of print]
Date of publication: 29 January 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Australian researchers have found what might prove to be a rich new source of adult stem cells for use in regenerative medicine from the tissue normally discarded during routine hip replacement surgery. This work should give opportunities for the treatment of disease and tissue/organ failure in older osteoarthritic patients.
Length of publication: 10 pages
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Acknowledgement: Medical News Today