• By Dana Sparks

Discovery’s Edge: Using regenerative medicine to heal open wounds

August 23, 2016

medical illustration of stem cellsNew research at Mayo Clinic is bringing hope to hundreds of thousands of Crohn’s disease patients. Their extreme pain from complications is both physical and emotional and, for many, incurable. But, an innovation using the patient’s own stem cells seems to work well in early testing.

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