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Cells grown from skin could provide radical new treatment for heart attacks

Stem cell therapy creates heart cells capable of partially repairing damage to the organ, although more work needed before human trials can take place Scientists have taken a step towards a radical new treatment for heart attacks with a stem cell therapy that can partially repair damage to the organ. The treatment uses heart cells which are created in the lab from the skin of a donor who is chosen to be a good genetic match for the recipient.
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