Rebroadcast of a WBUR interview.
Dr Gary Steinberg has led his team in Stanford to find that after stroke, the brain circuits went dormant instead of dead revivable through adult stem cell injection. They performed the procedure on Sonia Coontz a survivor 5 years after stroke and healed her almost overnight.
In this interview with WBUR, Dr Steinberg discusses the discovery.
For more information also refer to this post by Stanford: https://neuroscience.stanford.edu/news/neurosurgeons-remarkable-plan-treat-stroke-victims-stem-cells