Some 8,000 mothers who give birth at Brigham and Women’s Hospital each year can now donate blood from their umbilical cords to a public bank where it may be a match for someone facing a life-threatening disease.
Michael George feels so good he can pinch himself after curing the dangerous scleroderma disease with adult stem cells.
Obama made it clear to Pope Benedict XVI that US will no longer bear the same step motherly attitude to stem cell therapy, and he drew the lines for his design.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will soon have a separate mechanism for reviewing and monitoring stem cell research in the country. This will ensure that patients are not being mislead in the name of stem cell therapy or miracle cure. Full article »
This is a story awe-inspiring who are still in dilemma whether to undergo a stem cell therapy in order to repair their spinal cord injury. Mark Palmer who had been a paralysed since 2003, is now enjoying his vacation in Costa Rica with his wife, after undergoing a stem cell treatment.
Cosmetic companies are capitalising on the headline-grabbing allure of “restoring beauty with stem cell”, with anti-ageing creams that are the fastest-growing section of Britain’s £673 million skincare industry.
Confused? But true. Think about it, by donating your stem cells you are helping a life to relive. In this way your cells are getting incorporated within that person, and you are living in him or her, too. Whenever you are depressed you can go to him or her and you will be welcomed with a smile that will take away all the tensions from your life. And it is a well proven fact that with a lower mental stress you can live long.
Madison stem cell firm Cellular Dynamics International Inc. said Wednesday it has licensed a pair of patents that will advance its effort to mass produce stem cell-derived cells for pharmaceutical companies.
Fate Therapeutics, a startup based in La Jolla, CA, aims to harness the body’s ability to heal itself by developing drugs that stimulate resident stem cells. Its innovative techniques are optimistic to get rid of the complications related to stem cell transplants.
This Caribbean city already known for cigars, furniture, chocolate and coffee may become a magnet for Americans seeking controversial stem cell therapy for life-threatening illnesses if a Florida cardiologist has his way.