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Scientists: Stem cells may triple lifespan

• Terrence Aym
Stem cell research promises cancer breakthroughs, limb and organ regeneration, a cure for heart disease…and now breaking research suggests stem cells may hold the key to tripling human lifespans.

A research team from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has discovered that a single shot of stem cells into mice was like the fountain of youth returning strength and vigor to aged mice and making them live up to three times longer.