Posted 24.05.2012 07:46:46 UTC
Updated 24.05.2012 07:46:46 UTC
The newly created heart tissue could one day be used to treat the heart failure condition.
The researchers, based in Haifa, Israel, said there were still many years of
testing and refining ahead. But the results meant they might eventually be able to reprogram patients' cells to repair their own damaged hearts.