OCT 20, 2014 02:10 PM PDT

Stem Cells, Blindness And Why The Media Loves Miracle Cures

WRITTEN BY: Judy O'Rourke


Scientists researching the safety of stem cells have found the cells can help improve sight in patients with vision impairments.

[Source: Newsy Science]
About the Author
  • Judy O'Rourke worked as a newspaper reporter before becoming chief editor of Clinical Lab Products magazine. As a freelance writer today, she is interested in finding the story behind the latest developments in medicine and science, and in learning what lies ahead.
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