Could Stem Cells Help Victims of Spinal Cord Injury Recover?

Scientists in a recent study saw dramatic results when they grafted skin cells from a healthy 86-year-old man onto spinal cord injuries (SCI) in rats. The cells produced thousands of axons (nerve fibers) throughout the central nervous system. Researchers converted skin cells into human-induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC). Those iPSCs were then reprogrammed to become … Continue reading

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Metier Law Firm Helps Children’s Charity Provide Backpacks for Needy Kids

RFC Backpack drive

Realities for Children is a nonprofit that provides financial support for children who fall victim to abuse and neglect. Many Colorado children are staying in group homes or with older relatives, creating unique challenges when they start school. As the school year begins, many abused and neglected children do not have access to school supplies. … Continue reading

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