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Did You Know?

doi: 10.1097/ACM.0b013e318040824b
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In 1995, researchers at the University of South Florida College of Medicine offered the first proof in humans that tissue transplants to the brain can survive, thrive, and help Parkinson’s patients.

For other important milestones in medical knowledge and practice credited to academic medical centers, visit the “Discoveries and Innovations in Patient Care and Research Database” at (www.aamc.org/innovations).

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