JAPAN – Stem cells obtained from blood in a few seconds

Dr. Haruko Obokata and her research team announced that they have been able to transform blood cells into stam cells by simply immerging them in an acid solution.


According to some experiments, after immersing the cells in the acid solution for thirty seconds, they start to change. During this proceedings, some of the blood cells die and some others are transformed into stam cells or a primary stage of it.


If the results of the experiments of dr. Obokata, suspected also to become a Noble Price, come to be true, many diseases can be treated by repairing the damaged cells and millions of people will finally find the hopeful to recover.




SOURCE: euronews