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Alcohol By-Product Destroys Blood Stem Cells 

 

 

Alcohol By-Product Destroys Blood Stem Cells

August 26, 2012 - (Medical Research Council) - "Scientists at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Laboratory of Molecular Biology have found that stem cells in the body’s ‘blood cell factory’ – the bone marrow – are extremely sensitive to the main breakdown product of alcohol, which causes irreversible damage to their DNA."  Read Full Article

 

Posted on 6-Sep-12 by Toto, Brent
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