Health experts warn of 'stem cell tourism' dangers

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Health experts warn of 'stem cell tourism' dangers

Post by MSUK » Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:55 pm

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Thousands of people are putting their health and life savings at risk to travel to private clinics around the world for unproven and potentially dangerous stem cell treatments, British experts said.

A panel of specialists highlighted individual clinics in Germany and China where so-called "stem cell tourists" go for unlicensed treatment, and said there may be up to 700 similar businesses globally offering unproven cell therapies.... Read More - http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1831
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Post by carolew » Sat Sep 04, 2010 6:12 am

not encouraging....

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