Parkinson’s Disease Treatment Enters Human Trials

30-Jul-2018
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Kyoto University will begin testing the new treatment on humans.
Will inject induced Pluripotent Stem cells into the patients' brains.
iPS cells can develop into neurons that produce dopamine.
In animal trials. movement of monkeys with Parkinson’s disease improved.

New stem cell treatment for Parkinson's entered the human trial stage in August
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