Controversial stem cell treatment improves stroke patients

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In a new controversial stem cell treatment named the PISCES (Pilot Investigation of Stem Cells in Stroke) trial study, five out of six stroke patients have shown improvement without any side effects after being treated with doses of stem cells. The researchers in the study presented their findings at the 10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSR) between June 13 and June 16, 2012.

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