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Stem Cells for Deadly ALS Get Clinical Trial

Researchers at Emory University are hoping to extend the lives of patients diagnosed with the neurodegenerative disease, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis .Injections of neural stem cells in mice have shown promise in slowing the disease's progress.

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