Paralysed dogs walk after nose cell transplant

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出版年:2012

出版社:Next Animation Studio

出版地:Taipei

集叢名:All about animals Natural and Social Science Animation.4,動物大觀園

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Researchers have reversed paralysis in dogs after injecting them with cells grown from their nose lining. The dogs had all suffered spinal injuries preventing the use of their back legs. The study is the first to test the transplant in real-life injuries instead of just laboratory animals. The study published in neurology journal Brain had the dogs olfactory ensheathing cells removed from the lining of their nose. The cells were grown and expanded for several weeks