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Complete new skin from transgenic stem cells for boy with rare genetic disease

17:26 EST 8 Nov 2017 | News-Medical.net

Hassan, a then seven-year-old boy from Germany, in 2015, presented to the doctors with a rare skin disease called junctional epidermolysis bullosa or JEB. This condition leaves the skin thin and papery and easily breakable. It has been compared to “butterfly wings” because of their fragile nature.

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