January 21, 2021

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fat stem cells lawsuit

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A patient in Japan has reportedly filed suit against a fat stem cell clinic and has won a judgement of 1.84 million yen in total (about $15,000 USD). The Tokyo District Court reportedly ruled in favor of the patient and most of the award is reimbursement. Authors Ikka, et al report on the case and changes in Japanese law overseeing regenerative medicine in a new Cell Stem Cell piece. The Mainichi reports that the female patient sought treatment from the stem cell clinic for “numbness …Read More