Month: April 2009

Dentistry Could Save Your Life: Stem Cells from Teeth

April 15, 2009

Beneath the shiny white exterior, under the sensitive dentin, flowing through deep internal canals, a rich substance called "pulp" brings nutrients to and removes waste from each of your living teeth. In the pulp, nerves and blood vessles are snuggled tightly with stem cells - those magnificent cells that hold the key to life. You've probably heard about stem cell research and how scientists think stem cells are the key to curing many diseases....

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