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Treatments involving stem cells have shown promising results in the battle against multiple sclerosis, but FDA approval still awaits.
Two Americans stand out in the race to use stem cell therapy to treat people who have MS.
One is Dr. Richard Burt, chief of the division of medicine-immunotherapy and autoimmune diseases at Northwestern University. He’s been a stem cell therapy advocate for more than 30 years.
A preliminary Northwestern Medicine study suggests that nonmyeloablative hematopoietic stem cell transplantation may reverse disability and improve quality of life for patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS)
'It's like getting a new life'
'It's like getting a new life' - Marina Killoran, Irish mother with rare disease, received life-saving treatment in Chicago.