Costa Rica shuts stem cell clinic

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Costa Rica shuts stem cell clinic

Postby MSUK » Wed Jun 02, 2010 11:11 pm


Costa Rica has ordered the country's largest stem cell clinic to stop offering treatment, saying there is no proof that it is effective, the country's health minister said on Wednesday.

About 400 patients, mostly foreigners from the United States, have been treated at the Institute of Cellular Medicine in San Jose for multiple sclerosis, arthritis, spinal injuries and other illnesses.... Read More - ... ageid/1831
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