Adult Stem Cells Can Fight Diseases
...nd evidence that adult cells may be useful in fighting disease.
The researchers, headed by Markus Grompe, showed that mice with a disease called tyrosinemia
type 1, which causes jaundice and cirrhosis of the liver, can be cured by infusing their livers with bone marrow stem cells, the online edition of BBC...
FDA approves drug for rare liver disease
... Hereditary tyrosinemia
type 1( HT-1) is a genetic metabolic disorder that causes progressive liver failure and liver cancer in young children. It's a very rare disease.// It...
Tyrosinemia in Medical Definition
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Metabolic pathology ( E70-90 , 270-279 )
Aromatic ( Phenylketonuria , Alkaptonuria , Ochronosis , tyrosinemia
, Albinism , Histidinemia ) - Branched chain ( Maple syrup urine disease , Propionic acidemia , Methylmalonic acidemia , Isovaleric acidemia ...
Tyrosinemia in Medical Dictionary
is an error of metabolism, usually inborn, in which the body cannot effectively break down the amino acid tyrosine. Symptoms include liver and kidney disturbances and mental retardation. Treatment of tyrosinemia
type I includes a diet restricted in tyrosine and ... Infan...