Could Stem Cell Therapy Be an Alternative Treatment for Lung Diseases?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) affects millions of people in the U.S. and is the nation’s third leading cause of illness-related death. This chronic inflammatory lung disease is characterized by obstructed airflow from the lungs, resulting in breathing challenges, cough, and wheezing. Two conditions which contribute to COPD are emphysema, in which the alveoli at the end of the air […]

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