Liver’s ability to repair itself offers hope
A unique property of the liver to repair itself has become the most potent weapon in the fight against liver diseases in which a transplant is the only option. All one needs is a little stimulant, say doctors, who claim to have successfully delayed the need for a transplant in many patients. They are now taking their research further to see if organ failure can be reversed using stimulants, also known as growth factors. These include GCSF, which is essentially a cell product that makes the white cells and red blood cell forming growth factor called “darbopoietin”....