'Love handles' stem cell breakthrough may offer hope for people with...

'Love handles' stem cell breakthrough may offer hope for people with...


Scientists say they have managed to genetically reprogramme stem cells from "love handles" and turn them into insulin-producing cells. Researchers in Basel, Switzerland, extracted stem cells from a 50-year-old's fatty tissue and genetically reprogrammed them to make them mature into beta cells.



from Biotech News