Clinical Study Participants Needed-Department of Clinical Physiology of the University Hospital of Montpellier, France
Jul 25, 2010
Clinical study participants needed.
Jul 15, 2010
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have developed a technique they believe will help scientists overcome a major hurdle to the use of adult stem cells for treating muscular dystrophy and other muscle-wasting disorders that accompany aging or disease: They've found that growing muscle stem cells on a specially developed synthetic matrix that mimics the elasticity of real muscle allows them to maintain their self-renewing properties.