Therapeutic Cloning Works in Mice With Parkinson's
By Alan Mozes
Monday, March 24, 2008; 12:00 AM
MONDAY, March 24 (HealthDay News) -- Therapeutic cloning successfully treated Parkinson's disease in mice, researchers report.
Using the process to develop dopamine-producing neurons with an identical genetic profile to each mouse being treated allowed scientists to significantly improve the neurological performance of the diseased animals, without provoking any evidence of immune system rejection.
"This is the first ...