Dr Emmanuel
Dr Emmanuel
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Researchers Find New Way to Force Stem Cells to Become Bone Cells

Researchers Find New Way to Force Stem Cells to Become Bone Cells

Imagine you have a bone fracture or a hip replacement, and you need bone to form, but you heal slowly – a common fact of life for older people. Instead of forming bone, you could form fat. Researchers at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine may have found a way to tip the scale in favor of bone formation.

Source: Bioscience Technology

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