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The Doubts of Growing Up

The Doubts of Growing Up

Everyone has doubts about their future!

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Restored Motor Function in Mice with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury

Restored Motor Function in Mice with Chronic Spinal Cord Injury

In light of the previous article I posted, here is another study from about 2 years ago that indicates improved motor function is possible in chronic spinal cord injury patients with the use of human neural stem cells.  Hopefully research continues in this positive direction and we can start to see some life changing results! 

Stem Cell Injections Improve Spinal Injuries in Rats

Stem Cell Injections Improve Spinal Injuries in Rats

This research is paramount in the field of medicine and gives hope to anyone with a traumatic spinal cord injury.  Pending board approval, a small set of human trials will begin in the near future.

Revolutionary Discovery in Medical Drug Delivery… Grapefruits!

Scientists uncover how grapefruits provide a secret weapon in medical drug delivery.

No, this is not a joke.  Recent research indicates that grapefruits may “revolutionize how medical therapies like anti-cancer drugs are delivered to specific tumor cells”.

Researchers used the natural lipids of grapefruit to create nanoparticle drug delivery systems which have been given the name grapefruit-derived nanovectors (GNVs).

Please view the article for more detailed information.

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