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Stem cells was posted 05/01/2010 01:18 am by StacyJ
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If you do have to go the full pancreatectomy (sp?) route, please ensure your surgeon is aware of a recent case where a soldier's own stem cells were used and injected into his liver to take over the production of insulin and glucagon to regulated blood sugar.

http://www.miamiherald.com/2009/12/15/1383638/airman-cured-of-diabetes-followi ng.html

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