• By Vivien Williams

Mayo Clinic Minute: Stem cells reduce pain of knee arthritis

December 7, 2016

person with injured knee and knee painMany people suffer from painful and debilitating osteoarthritis of the knee. In a recent study, experts at Mayo Clinic tested the benefit of using bone marrow stem cells to reduce arthritic pain and disability. 

In this Mayo Clinic Minute, reporter Vivien Williams talks to Dr. Shane Shapiro about how stem cell therapy offers great hope for the future of osteoarthritis treatment.

Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute

2016 World Stem Cell Summit

Dr. Shapiro and his colleagues in the Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine are co-sponsors of the 2016 World Stem Cell Summit, which is being held in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0:56) is in the downloads. Read the script.

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