Stem cells to shrink wrinkles?

| September 27, 2012
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Scientists are working on a new weapon in the war against wrinkles – injecting the patient’s own stem cells to restore the skin’s elasticity.

A British firm is trialling the method, which it believes will encourage the growth of new skin cells, called fibroblasts, which make collagen.

View the original article here: Stem cells to shrink wrinkles? – Independent Online

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