Stem cell treatment effective in anterior cruciate ligament
With stem cell treatment effective in several health conditions, including spinal problems, doctors say the medical procedure can also help in speedy recovery of anterior cruciate ligament tear - a common chronic sports injury. The medical procedure has advantage over surgeries because they are less invasive and focus on regeneration and healing of the tissues and ligaments rather than to cut and replace it.

According to the doctors, Human Embryonic Stem Cell (HESC) is used in three phases for ACL, so that the stem cells could grow, repair and regenerate the ligaments, tissues in the knee.