Posts Tagged ‘lung diseases’

Scientists Discover Human Lung Stem Cells

Friday, May 13th, 2011
Researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital may have discovered and identified for the first time a human lung stem cell. The said stem cell in the lung is known to be self-renewing and is capable of forming into the different biological structures in the lungs. This discovery may someday pave the way for developing novel treatments for a number of lung diseases that may require the regeneration and repair