Liver damage trials break new ground

 作者:綦铙     |      日期:2019-03-03 01:18:00
By Andy Coghlan A PIONEERING stem cell therapy designed to heal otherwise irreversible liver damage has started trials in Japan. A similar trial on people with cirrhosis is about to start in London. The need for new treatments is urgent. Cirrhosis kills 27,000 Americans each year, and one in 10 of the population, 25 million Americans, have liver-related diseases making it the seventh most common cause of death. For now,