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injured maned wolf saved by stem cells photo
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Along a stretch of highway in central Brazil, a female wolf was hit by a truck and left to perish on the roadside.

Death seemed imminent for the animal when it was discovered by a compassionate passerby and rushed to the veterinarian at a nearby zoo.

With the wolf in a near-coma and suffering from a severely broken leg, animal care workers opted to try an untested method in hopes of saving it -- treating a wild animal, for the first time ever, with stem cells.

Read the Full Story: Dying Wolf Given Stem Cells Stuns Vets with Recovery

Screenshot: Globo