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Latest Stem Cell Research to Treat Common Knee Injuries

In recent years, stem cells have been proven to treat some of the deadliest diseases afflicting people all over the world. However, the latest stem cell research also suggests the ability of scientists and doctors to use stem cells for more common ailments, such as knee injuries. Bristol University researchers are anxious to test a new use of adult stem cells to repair tears in the knee’s meniscal cartilage, a procedure already being used in horses to treat racing injuries.

In recent years, stem cells have been proven to treat some of the deadliest diseases afflicting people all over the world. However, the latest stem cell research also suggests the ability of scientists and doctors to use stem cells for more common ailments, such as knee injuries. Bristol University researchers are anxious to test a new use of adult stem cells to repair tears in the knee’s meniscal cartilage, a procedure already being used in horses to treat racing injuries.

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