U of L, Jewish Hospital Announce Stem Cell Trial

The University of Louisville and Jewish Hospital will participate in a first-of-its kind clinical trial using adult cardiac stem cells to treat heart disease. Study leader Dr. Roberto Bolli (pictured) says scientists in Louisville will take tissue from heart patients and send it to colleagues at Harvard University, where adult cardiac stem cells will be […]

Cardiac Stem Cell Clinical Trial To Be Announced

The University of Louisville and Jewish Hospital have scheduled a press conference Wednesday to announce what they’re calling a medical first: a clinical trial using adult cardiac stem cells to repair damaged heart tissue. Speaking Tuesday on WFPL’s State of Affairs program, U of L President Dr. James Ramsey wouldn’t disclose much about the trial, […]