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Fat-cell farms in the future for stem-cells?

Original post made on Sep 11, 2009

Fat, that much-maligned substance the medical profession warns patients to reduce, may someday save lives by becoming healing stem cells. Stanford researchers are turning liposuctioned fat into stem cells in what could be a breakthrough for creating cells for heart repair, diabetes treatment and a host of other uses.

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