Neuralstem (CUR) will sponsor stem cell research at the China Medical University & Hospital of Taiwan. The work will help prepare for a human clinical trial using Neuralstem’s human spinal cord neural stem cells to treat patients who have suffered a stroke.
In March this year, Bangalore-based Stempeutics Research received clearance from the Drug Controller General of India to conduct human clinical trials to develop drugs using stem cells.
Autism a peculiar neural disease which has been reported in the kids. In doctor’s word, it has no cure, but can little Kenneth, who would be treated with adult stem cells tell the story differently?
Scientists at Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine has made a ground breaking invention, which eliminates the use of virus in stem cell research. The scientists have engineered a method by which differentiated adult stem cells can also be turned into pluripotent stem cells.
A team of influential venture capitalists and medical researchers with strong ties to Boston’s biotechnology community is putting cash and top-drawer talent into the new wave of stem cell technology.
Bioheart, Inc, announced that they would be going into the final phase of clinical trial with muscle stem cell in cardiovascular disease treatment.
Wonders may not cease where stem cell treatment is concerned. Recently stem cell treatment has been applied on human, as a case of Phase I trial and the doctors are quite optimistic since it has been successful in animals.
Stem cell has been a boon to the modern medical research, and it has been creating success stories almost everyday. The research regarding stem cell therapy creates another success story again in treating spinal cord injury. Full article »
A new protein known as TERT has been discovered which was previously known to be effective in regenerating DNA telomere. But presently a research shows that this preotein is potent to make adult stem cells divide. What does that indicate?
Can we see a new light in Alzheimer treatment with the injection of GCSF, a human growth factor? While, application has been success in mice, but when is the human clinical trial?