New stem cell source offers hope to patients with rare liver diseaseDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

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Researchers from Sanford Burnham Prebys have discovered a new source of stem cells just outside the liver that could help treat people living with Alagille syndrome, a rare, incurable genetic disorder in which the bile ducts of the liver are absent, leading to severe liver damage and death.