Wednesday, 26 November 2014

OHSU is proceeding cautiously on new MS treatment using stem cells

Source Bizjournals:


Oregon Health & Science University isn't rushing to use a new a Multiple Sclerosis therapy that uses a person's own stem cells.
Dr. Richard Burt, chief of the division of immunotherapy at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, on Friday spoke to a group of physicians at OHSU's Multiple Sclerosis Center about use of hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT).  Read on.