Infections put 12 people in hospitals in 3 states of the US

  • Twelve people in Arizona, Florida and Texas developed infections and were hospitalized. The infections were caused after infusions of stem cell products obtained from septic blood, which had faulty bacteria. These stem cell products were prepared by GeneTech Inc. and distributed by Liveyon LLC. The symptoms include general pain, osteoarthritis, back pain, a cyst with rotator cuff tear and pain which links to rheumatoid arthritis.