Stem Cell Therapy - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Stem Cell Therapy

Article Originally Published by  Written by Brad Stulberg  They’re harvested and then injected into an injured area. What is it? Stem cells are immature cells that have the ability to grow into many different types of cells. In sports medicine, stem cells are harvested and then injected...

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Surprising New Role for Lungs: Making Blood - Iffie Okoronkwo, M.D.

Surprising New Role for Lungs: Making Blood

Originally posted by Written by By Nicholas Weiler Cells in Mouse Lungs Produce Most Blood Platelets and Can Replenish Blood-Making Cells in Bone Marrow, Study Shows [arve url=""] Using video microscopy in the living mouse lung, UC San Francisco scientists have revealed that the lungs play a previously unrecognized role...

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