- Cystic Fibrosis Treatments
Cystic fibrosis, which affects 30,000 American children and adults, is a multisystem disease caused by a defective gene. Presently only symptomatic management is possible, but there are very promising gene-therapy trials under way.
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- Invaluable Embryonic Stem-Cells Research
Embryonic Stem Cells (ESCs) Research is back in the news again. Unfortunately, it is under the political and religious pressure. ESC is moving at a slower pace at the expense of, as stated by the White House, Ã¢â‚¬Å“millions of people who suffer from life destroying diseases.Ã¢â‚¬Â Unlike abortion, the purpose of ESC research is to cure potential diseases and disabilities such as ParkinsonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s disease, diabetes, AlzheimerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s, stroke, and spinal cord injuries.
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