Fibroblast Transplants as Alzheimer's Therapy

HARRY R. ERWIN herwin at osf1.gmu.edu
Mon Jun 12 13:58:47 EST 1995


There are a pair of articles in the June 8 issue of Nature that suggest 
that transplanted fibroblasts engineered to release ACh may be effective 
in treating syndromes like Alzheimer's.

Is this likely to reopen the debate about fetal transplants?

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Harry Erwin
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