Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Stem Cell Hopes: Oprah & Michael J. Fox Ambushed

Oprah guest Dr. Mehmet Oz says stem cell debate is over -- embryo wins (and lives)

-- From "Doc Shocks Oprah on Ethical Stem Cell Successes" by Bob Ellis, Dakota Voice 4/7/09

Why did he say this? Well, it’s because of the (a) tremendous problems that come with embryonic stem cell research, and the (b) tremendous successes already coming from adult stem cell research.

. . . adult stem cell therapy has already produced between 70 and 80 successful therapies for maladies including brain injury, stroke, retina regeneration, heart tissue regeneration, angina, diabetes, bone cancer, nerve regeneration, cerebral palsy, cartilage regeneration, Parkinsons, kidney damage, liver cancer, lupus, multiple sclerosis, leukemia and more.

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