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Engineering | School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering

SBHSE Assistant Professor Dr. David Brafman and Assistant Professor Dr. Emma Frow published in a paper in the journal Stem Cell Reports, looking at a detailed characterization of nearly 170 direct-to-consumer stem cell businesses across six southwestern states.

Unproven and unregulated stem cell therapies for treatments for conditions ranging from Parkinson’s disease to multiple sclerosis to macular degeneration are putting patients at risk in a market that has grown rapidly in recent years.

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