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Stem cells used in stroke treatment

A great-grandfather has become one of the first people in the UK to be treated for a stroke, using stem cells.

Leonard McCourt, 77, is one of just 21 patients taking part in the world's first fully-regulated pioneering stem cell trial, which involves injecting the stem cells directly into the brain.

Sharon Barbour reports.

  • 04 Jun 2016
  • From the section Health
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