General Discussion New Blood Vessels Grown From Stem Cells in Just Seven Days

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New Blood Vessels Grown From Stem Cells in Just Seven Days

Professor Suchitra Sumitran-Holgersson, had an easy-to-understand motivation when she started investigating a better way to grow replacement blood vessels. She wanted to save sick children some pain.

Sumitran-Holgersson, Professor of Transplantation Biology at Sahlgrenska Academy in Gothenburg, Sweden, had young patients who were missing the vein to connect their livers to their gastrointestinal tract. Her team had built that vein before from stem cells for another patient. Unfortunately, that...
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