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Investigators at The Saban Research Institute Demonstrate That Amniotic Fluid Stem Cells Can Slow Progression of Kidney Disease

Investigators at The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have found that amniotic fluid stem cells (AFSC) can slow the progression of chronic kidney disease. A new study, published in the current issue of the Journal of the … Continue reading

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Replacement Organs From Amniotic Fluid at the GOFARR Lab

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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Researcher Wins Grant to Study Stem Cells’ Ability to Reverse Renal Fibrosis

Laura Perin, PhD, co-director of Research in the division of Pediatric Urology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Alport Syndrome Foundation for her novel study of amniotic fluid stem cells (AFSCs) in reversing … Continue reading

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