Jan 28, 2018, 11:02 AM
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Iran 1st stem cell product unveiled

Tehran, Jan 28, IRNA – The first Iranian stem cell product was unveiled with the attendance of the Islamic Republic of Iran Health Minister Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi on Sunday.

The product is based on stem cell technology that has been first produced by injecting fibroplast stem cells in Iran.

It is used in the treatment of chronic ulcers, diabetic wounds, acne scars and skin rejuvenation.

The product has been made by dermatology and stem cell research center of Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Barakat Foundation and Royan Institute.

Iran is to join 8 top countries in the world in using stem cells for regenerative medicine, head of dermatology and stem cell research center of Tehran University of Medical Sciences Mohammad Ali Nil Foroushzadeh said.

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