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Patient Enrolled in Advanced Cell Technology’s Stem Cell Clinical Trial Shares Her Story

Posted By Irv Arons On August 6, 2012 @ 5:54 am In Clinical Trials,Industry News,Macular Degeneration,NeuroOphthalmology,New Technologies,Research,Retina,Stem Cell Therapies | No Comments

Maurie Hill, a young woman with Stargardt’s disease, was accepted into the embryonic stem cell clinical trial being run by Advanced Cell Technology (Nasdaq: ACTC) at Wills Eye Institute in Philadelphia. She was the first patient to receive the higher dose of 100K of RPE cells derived from human embryonic stem cells.

On her blog, she describes her experiences. To read her story, please follow this link [1].


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[1] link: http://tinyurl.com/StemCellsUpdate22

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