NEW: Find great deals on the latest gadgets and more in the ScienceDaily Store!
Science Videos
from news services

Stem Cell Trial Seeks Longer Lives for Victims of Deadly ALS

January 8, 2014
Reuters / Powered by
Researchers at Emory University in the United States are hoping to extend the lives of patients diagnosed with the deadly neuro-degenerative disease, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). ALS kills by destroying a patient's nervous system but in clinical trials, the scientists say injections of neural stem cells show promise in slowing the disease's progress. Ben Gruber reports.
Related Videos

Share This Page:

Plants & Animals News
October 27, 2016

Latest Headlines
updated 12:56 pm ET