Stem Cells Could Help Cure Baby's Heart Condition

December 24, 2016 12:22 AM
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Scientists are actively researching the potential use of stem cells to treat diseases and injuries as wide-ranging as spinal cord trauma and Alzheimer's disease. Doctors at the University of Maryland recently injected stem cells directly into the damaged heart of a 4-month-old child. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.