Stem cell therapy shows promise for multiple sclerosis



In this image, the top row shows the stem cells transplanted into the mouse spinal cord. The lower row shows a close-up of the stem cells (brown). By day 7 post-transplant, the stem cells are no longer detectable. Within this short period of time, the stem cells have sent chemical signals to the mouse’s own cells, enabling them to repair the nerve damage caused by MS. (image: Lu Chen)

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