How scientists are using engineered cells to defeat disease

A Thai doctor performs an experimental stem cell procedure on a patient at Bangkok Heart Hospital in Bangkok December 19, 2005. That involves injecting the patient's heart with cells cultivated from his own blood. Stem cell therapies have spawned controversy because very early human embryos are considered by many to be the most promising for treating human diseases. REUTERS/Chaiwat SubprasomAlso see GF2DXCNWLPAA - RTR18EHX

Cell-engineering is creating a new generation of therapies to target intractable diseases, including cancer Image: REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom

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